Opening and closing night film
Opening and closing night film.
Retrospective highlights a great name of the world cinema, making a retrospective and a deep reflection of the work and the trajectory of the author.
The Classics offers a wide-ranging selection of films that have left their imprint the history of cinema. A panorama of works from different countries, directors, genres, and periods that above all else reveals passion and admiration for the medium and its heritage.
Fous highlights the work of a new author, not yet known or at least little seen in the Brazilian festival circuit, as well as cinematographies from regions that are not very accessible. A privileged chance to explore a set of films that contain the necessary strength to launch a name as an author of contemporary cinema or a group of films from a certain geographic region.
Free space for Brazilian and international films that mixes themes, great authors and expressive national films of the last year.
The International Competition is composed of a set of bets, and also discoveries, of films that have just arrived in the world, still unpublished in Brazil. Here there is a search for a balance between inventiveness, the approach to contemporary themes and the potential for communicating with the public. Therefore, those who watch the Competitive films will be faced with narratives that are presented in a risky, committed and engaging way.
The New Views section presents films with a daring radicalism in their aesthetic proposals as they flirt with adventure and risky unknown paths. There films invite the audience to a lyrical plunge, proposing the coldness of epic detachment, investigating allegorical creations, or venturing on the encounter with the real.
TheBrazilian Competition arrives at the festival as an exclusive place for Brazilian cinema with feature films still unreleased in Brazil. Here there is a search for balance between inventiveness, the approach to contemporary themes and the potential for communication with the public, presenting proposals that are presented in a risky, committed and engaging way.
The Mirada Paranaense section dedicates itself to a panorama of local cinema production. The audience is invited to experience the early productions of young local filmmakers as well as original works from veteran filmmakers.
The Young Views section is dedicated to kids with films selected for diferente age groups. An open space in which young spectators alongside their families and friends may relish the festival experience.