Subdued, moving fiction about a young immigrant couple from Brazil in Lisbon. She visits him in prison.
A young woman visits her husband in prison. Both are Brazilian immigrants in Lisbon. Her son is left behind. Powerfully acted, sober and gripping fiction in grey-blue tints by João Salaviza, who won a Golden Palm in Cannes in 2009 for his short film Arena. –IFFR
João Salaviza (born 19 February 1984, in Lisbon) is a Portuguese film director and actor. His film Arena won the Short Film Palme d’Or at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival. In 2012, his film Rafa won the Golden Bear for Best Short Film at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival. —Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia