Two brothers, who haven’t spoken in years, meet at their mother’s funeral where they must deal with their mourning family, their obligations as sons and their own feelings of loss.
Audience Award | Curtas Vila do Conde IFF, Portugal, 2013
Best Short Film Screenplay, Special Jury Award | Gijón IFF, Spain, 2013
Honour Mention Jury | Festival de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal, 2013
CAST & CREW
Rodrigo Areias, André Marques, Claudiu Ciprian Popa
Director of Photography
Claudiu Ciprian Popa
Dragoș Bucur, Damian Oancea, Constantin Cojocaru, Dorina Lazar, Emilia Dobrin, Ion Hai
Rodrigo Areias – Bando à Parte - Portugal AMP (André Marques) Portugal/ Foto Factory (Claudiu Ciprian Popa) - Romania Digital Cube – Romania
Born 1984, Portugal. Andre Marques is a Portuguese writer/director/producer, currently based in London. He works in fiction, experimental, documentaries and advertising. Luminita is his 4th short fiction after his Kids trilogy which included the multi-awarded João e o Cão, (Berlin IFF 2008) O Lago and Schogetten. He’s currently developing his first feature film.
Going Blind (2006), João e o Cão (2007), Boris Ghost Dog (2008), O Lago (2008), Schogetten (2010), You Suck Me Dry (2012, doc.), Luminița (2013, short).