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Silence of two sounds

Film
Film
Original Title (If different): 
Silêncio de dois sons
Language: 
Portuguese
Other languages or subtitles: 
English
Production country: 
Portugal
Running time (In minutes): 
14
Theme: 
Independent
Category/Format: 
Independant
Production year: 
June, 2011
Film Credits
About the Director: 

Rita Figueiredo was born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1977.
In 1996 she moves to London to study Fine Arts, where she works with time-based media and begins attending courses in 16mm filmmaking and scriptwriting for cinema.
In 2000, she is awarded a scholarship to study 16mm filmmaking in New York at the New York Film Academy where she directs her first short film called “No Standing Except Wind”. The film is selected to several film festivals in Portugal and around the world.
In the meantime she begins her work as an editor, working in several documentaries, short films and movie trailers.
In 2005, she directs her no-budget film called “Logro”, which was present in many international festivals and wins the 3rd prize in the Portuguese short film festival “Festival de Curtas-metragens do Júlio de Matos”.
In 2007 she is chosen to participate in the project “One minute film workshop”, organized in the Gulbenkian Foundation.
Since then she’s been working mostly as an editor.
In 2010 she begins working on her new no-budget short film “Silêncio de dois sons”, and finishes it in June 2011.

Film director: 
Rita Figueiredo
Producer: 
Rita Figueiredo
Screenplay: 
Rita Figueiredo
Editing: 
Rita Figueiredo
Film photographer: 
Rita Figueiredo
Sound: 
Rita Figueiredo / Miguel Cabral
Cast 1: 
Tânia S. Ferreira
Cast 2: 
Joana Pedro
Cast 3: 
David Zuzarte Sil
Cast 4: 
Gabriel Sil Zuzarte
Cast 5: 
Mercedes Zuzarte
Film synopsis: 
A secret story is stored in a reel tape, unfolded by a mother to her child, inside an organic house which commands the characters. Two babies sleep while hearing the story; however, their world of dreams casts other mysteries deeper than those of our own.
Budget
Actual Budget: 
100 euros
Technical infos
Technical infos
Original Film Format: 
HDV
Format Ratio: 
16/9
Film Sound: 
Dolby SR
Video master available ?: 
Yes
Video Type: 
HD
Festival Selection, Awards...
Festival selection, awards or citation already received and other comments... :
Already selected in a Festival?: 
Yes
Festival selections: 

Vila do Conde Short film festival

Film distribution
Sales/distribution name: 
Rita Figueiredo
Publicity Infos
Publicity contact: 
Rita Figueiredo
Publicity contact email: 
Trailer availble: 
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