Volta a Terra

Feature film

João Pedro Plácido

Country : Portugal
Year : 2015
Lenght : 1h18
Genre :  documentaire 
Information : color, vostf

Cast : Daniel Xavier Pereira, António Guimarães, Daniela Barroso

Screenplay : Laurence Ferreira Barbosa, João Pedro Plácido
Cinematography : João Pedro Plácido
Editing :  Pedro Marques
Sound : Hugo Leitão
Music : Nicolas Rabaeus

Production : O Som e a Furia
Distribution : UFO Distribution

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In Uz, a hamlet in the mountains of northern Portugal emptied by immigration, remain a few dozens of peasants. While the community joins together for the traditional feasts of August, young shepherd Daniel dreams of love. But the immutable cycle of the four seasons and field works take rapidly over…

João Pedro Plácido

João Pedro Plácido was born in 1979. He began directing and shooting music videos at 19, and later attended the School of Theatre and Film (Lisbon). He has been working in features, shorts, documentaries and commercials all around the world since 2000, first as a camera assistant, and since 2009 as a cinematographer. His work has received national and international awards. (Be)Longing is his first film.

FILMOGRAPHY : Volta a Terra (DOC) (2015)