Six o’clock in the morning and Rafa finds out his mother is under arrest. On a friend’s bike he crosses the bridge and goes to a police station in downtown Lisbon to see her and wait for her release. Time goes by. But Rafa doesn’t want to return home alone.
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