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Rafa - © Filmes do Tejo

Rafa

A Short film by João Salaviza

Produced by Les Films de l'Après-Midi

Production year : 2012

    Synopsis

    Rafa is thirteen years old. He lives in a small apartment in the south suburb of Lisbon with his mother, his sister and his nephew. On a summer night, Rafa learns that his mother was arrested by the police. On the motorcycle of a friend, he crosses the bridge of April 25th and goes to the police station of the city center to see her and wait for her liberation. The night falls. Rafa ha decided not to return home without his mother.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films de l'Après-Midi

    Foreign production company :

    Filmes do Tejo

    Photos (3)

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    François d'Artemare

    Foreign producer :

    Maria João Mayer

    Sound Recordist :

    Olivier Blanc

    Editors :

    Rodolphe Molla, João Salaviza

    Continuity supervisor :

    Mariana Gaivão

    Costume designer :

    Nadia Henriques

    Screenwriter :

    João Salaviza

    Director of Photography :

    Vasco Viana

    Production manager :

    Joana Synek

    Sound Editor :

    Nuno Carvalho

    Production Designer :

    Nadia Henriques

    Sound Mixer :

    Ivan Gariel

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama, Portrait

    Themes :

    Adolescence, Family, Justice

    Production language :

    Portuguese

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Portugal

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Portugal)

    Production year :

    2012

    Runtime :

    25 min

    Visa number :

    131.100

    Visa issue date :

    12/06/2012

    Production formats :

    Super 16

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.33

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (6)

    Cork Film Festival (Corona) - 2012

    Cork Film Festival (Corona) (Ireland, 2012)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Uppsala International Short Film Festival - 2012

    Uppsala International Short Film Festival (Sweden, 2012)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Berlin International Film Festival - 2012

    Berlin International Film Festival (Germany, 2012)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards (2)