BATTLE – Batalha

BATTLE – Batalha

A documentary crew in Brazil attempts to conduct a street interview with journalist Marília Melhado on election day. She is asking herself if this is still a democratic society in which people with differing opinions can coexist in harmony, when she is rudely interrupted by Bolsonaro supporters. The growing conflict ends up unveiling all the anger, prejudice and incommunicability of a fissured society.

Un equipo de documentalistas en Brasil intenta conducir una entrevista en la calle con la periodista Marília Melhado en el día de las elecciones presidenciales. Marília pregunta si todavía esta sociedad es una democracia en la cual personas con diferentes opiniones pueden coexistir en armonía, cuando de repente es interrumpida por apoyadores de Bolsonaro. El conflicto termina por revelar todo el odio, prejuicio e incomunicabilidad de una sociedad fisurada.

Year: 2019
Runtime: 16 minutes
Language: Portuguese
Country: Brazil
Director: Caio Castor, Clara Lazarim, Rica Saito, Guilherme César
Screenwriter: Caio Castor, Clara Lazarim
Producer: Rica Saito
Cast: Marília Melhado
Cinematographer: Rica Saito, Baltazar de Lima, Caio Castor, Fernando Solidade, Flávio Galvão, José Cícero Silva
Editor: Clara Lazarim
Sound Design: Bruno Peixoto, Clara Lazarim, André Cury, Luiza Fernandes

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