Films from 35 countries have been shown in the Ecospeaker exhibition

A tribute to the director and actor Jacques Perrin, a retrospective devoted to the filmmaker Sarah Maldor, a celebration of the fortieth anniversary of the movie “Coyaniscatsi”, a Latin American competitors with 35 titles, just lately a large worldwide panorama, a contest of Brazilian quick movies signed by college students. , particular periods, discussions, masterclasses and unique interviews. This is the wealthy menu of the eleventh version of the Eco-Talking Film Festival, which exhibits a complete of 106 movies in São Paulo theaters and on-line from July 27 to August 17.

Considered the most vital South American audiovisual occasion devoted to socio-environmental matters, the pageant is totally free and its programming is unfold over completely different areas: Cultural Reserve, Circuito Spasine (Roberto Santos Library, CCSP, CEU Perús and CFC Cidade Tiradentes) and Cinemateca Brasileira, in addition to tradition homes, cultural workshops, cultural facilities and tradition factories. Virtual actions may be accessed by means of

The exhibit opens Wednesday, 7/27 with the groundbreaking “Animal,” French director and creator Cyril Dion’s most up-to-date work, in a visitor session at the Cultural Reserve. The movie, which was screened at the Cannes Film Festival, exhibits how two younger activists are a part of a era whose future is at stake. Between the local weather disaster and the sixth mass extinction, your world may very well be uninhabitable 50 years from now.

Bringing collectively a complete of 45 productions in 2022, representing 29 countries, the International Contemporary Panorama is organized round the following themes: “Activism”, “Biodiversity”, “Economy”, “Climate Emergency”, “People and Places” and “Work” amongst the Oscar highlights. The nominees are “Ascension”, by Jessica Kingdon and “Writing with Fire”, by Rintu Thomas, “A Thousand Fires”, “Birds of America”, by Saeed Taji Faruqi, awarded at the Locarno Festival. by Jacques Loyule, chosen for the Rotterdam Festival, amongst others

Panorama additionally promotes particular screenings of three productions: the acclaimed collection “Uprising” by Steve McQueen and James Rogan, which enters Brazil on EchoSpeaker, and the beforehand unseen and extremely anticipated “Generation Z”, and “Geração Z”, by Liz Smith. By Liz Smith, Searchers: Love is in the Nets”, by Pacho Velez.

The tribute to Jacques Perrin (1941-2022) options 4 of his successes, one as producer (“Microcosmos”) and three as co-director: “The Seasons”, “Ocean” and “Winged Migration”, the latter nominated for an Oscar.

The Sarah Maldor retrospective (1929-2020) takes place in the framework of the fiftieth anniversary of “Sambizanga” (1972), a masterpiece that received two prizes at the Berlin Film Festival. The movie, about the Angolan liberation motion, is the first characteristic movie shot by a black lady in Africa. The occasion organized a program round the filmmaker, bringing collectively a few of her most iconic titles, which deal in alternative ways with points associated to African historical past and tradition or these with sturdy roots in the continent.

A recent traditional and landmark of socio-environmental cinema, Godfrey Reggio’s characteristic movie “Koyaniskatsi”, on the fortieth anniversary of its manufacturing, is widely known by the occasion.

A particular session is dedicated to “Goodbye, Captain,” the newest characteristic from filmmaker Vincent Carelli. With information collected over a number of many years, it’s the finish of a trilogy that started with the award-winning “Korambiara”.

For the Latin American competitors of the eleventh Echospeaker Film Festival, 35 movies have been chosen as 15 characteristic movies and 20 quick movies from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba and Mexico, collaborating in “Esqui”, by Menke La Banca, Berlin Award from critics in the Forum part of the movie pageant, “The Mountain Remembers” by Carlotta Vazquez of Delphi, winner of It’s All True’s worldwide shorts competitors. “Céu de Agosto” by Jasmine Tenucci, awarded at Cannes Festival, A Option Zero by Marcel Beltrán, awarded at Bafici, “Rolê – Histórias dos Rolezinhos”, “Lavra” by Vladimir Cixas, awarded by Lucas Bambozzi . , and “Business”, by Joel Pizzini, amongst others.

Another competitors, the Short Ecospeaker Contest, brings collectively quick movies whose themes talk the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and are signed by college students from Brazilian academic establishments. Productions from São Paulo, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Norte and Rio Grande do Sul take part.

Discussions, masterclasses and interviews

The eleventh Ecospeaker exhibition options eight discussions that convey collectively activists, consultants and different particular friends to debate six themes of the worldwide up to date panorama (activism, biodiversity, financial system, local weather disaster, folks and locations and work) in addition to the work of filmmaker Sarah. Maldor and particular session societies and networks. The program will embody face-to-face and on-line discussions – extra info might be launched quickly.

On Wednesday, August 3, the “Impact Cinema: Films to Change the World” masterclass by (*35*) Jean-Francois Camilleri, the worldwide producer of movies like “March of the Penguins” and “Ocean,” takes place in partnership with Spcine. The exercise is on-line and free and proposes a dialogue on impression cinema for producers, administrators, distributors and college students. Registration hyperlink might be launched quickly by means of social media and EchoSpeaker Show web site.

The program of the occasion contains specials with the administrators and stars of “Generation Z”, “Animal”, “Uma Vez Que Você Sabe”, “Lavra”, “Rolê – Histórias dos Rolezinhos”, “Invisible Demons”, “Generation Z”, “Animal”. A collection of visits are additionally included. “The Marble Route”, “The Mother of All Struggles”, “The End of the World Beach”, “O Bem Wira” and “Muribeka” in addition to co-directors of Jacques Perrin’s movies Jacques Clouzaud and Anuchka by De Andrade, director Sarah Maldor daughter The interviews are carried out by documentary filmmaker and journalist Flavia Guerra and, in the collection Echospeaker/WWF-Brazil, by journalists Marcela Fonseca and Gabriela Yamaguchi.

The occasion promotes a part of its programming in the inside components of São Paulo, similar to Piracicaba, August 2 to twenty, and Lorena, August 16 to 26, and in Belo Horizonte, August 10 to 31, and Porto Alegre. , from August 25 to September 7.

EcoSpeaker Film Festival is made doable by the Culture Incentive Law. It options the assist of Valgroup, Mercado Livre and Spasine, a public audiovisual promotion firm affiliated with the Municipal Secretary of Culture of São Paulo, sponsored by the São Paulo State Government, and White Martins, Comarc Energia and IHS Brazil. . It is a manufacturing of doc and different issues and co-produced by Quimica Cultural. This realization has been made by EcoSpeaker, Special Secretariat for Culture and Ministry of Tourism.


eleventh EchoSpeaker Film Festival from July 27 to August 17, 2022 – Free

Presentation: Valgroup

Sponsorship: São Paulo State Government, Mercado Livre and Spsign

Support: White Martins, Comark Energia and IHS Brazil

Product: Docs and different supplies

Co-Creation: Cultural Chemistry

Acknowledgment: Ecospeaker, Special Secretariat for Ministry of Culture and Tourism


Cultural Reserve – Av Paulista 900, Bela Vista – São Paulo

Circuito Spcine Lima Barreto (Centro Cultural São Paulo) – Rua Vergueiro 1000, Paraíso – São Paulo

Circuit Spine Paulo Emilio (São Paulo Cultural Center) – Rua Vergueiro 1000, Paraíso – São Paulo

Brazilian Cinematheque – Sala Grande Otello – Praca Sen. Raul Cardoso 207, V. Clementino – Sao Paulo

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Cultural workshops

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