Carolina Markowicz
Fiction : 107' / Violence, Mistery, Gay, Family

Brazil, 2022. In a remote area in São Paulo’s countryside, a rural family who lives beside a charcoal factory accepts a proposal to host a mysterious foreigner. The home soon becomes a hideout as the so-called guest happens to be a highly wanted drug lord.


October 13 | 21h30 | Batalha Centro de Cinema - Sala 1 Buy Tickets
Porto Official Competition

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Year: 2022

Country: Brazil and Argentina

Language: portuguese and spanish

Subtitles: english

With: Maeve Jinkings, César Bordón, Jean Costa, Camila Márdila, Romulo Braga, Pedro Wagner

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Carolina Markowicz


Carolina Markowicz is a screenwriter and director based in São Paulo. She has written and directed six short films selected to around 300 festivals such as Cannes, Locarno, or Toronto, and has won over 70 awards. She is also co-creator of the Netflix series Nobody is Looking, winner of an International Emmy in 2020.


2022 - Carvão (Feature Film)
2019 - Spit (Short Film)
2018 - O Órfão (Short Film)
2017 - Namoro à Distância (Short Film)
2016 - Postergados (Short Film)
2014 - Edifício Tatuapé Mahal (Short Animation)
2007 - 69 – Praça da Luz (Short Documentary)


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