SANA
International Competition 3
Director Marcos Pimentel
Country Brazil
Year 2013
Running Time 18’
Definition/Color DV | Color
Genre Documentary
Premier Status Asian Premiere
Introduction
In the backcountry of Maranhao state (Brazil), a boy and his searches amidst the immense landscape.
2013 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2013 XIX Film Festival Della Lessinia
Director
Marcos Pimentel
Born in 1977 in Brazil. Degree in documentary film-making from EICTV in Cuba and post graduation course in Documentary Cinema from Filmakademie Baden-Wurttemberg, in Germany. Director, screenwriter and independent producer, he has made creative documentaries for cinema, video and television, has won 85 prizes at national and international film festivals and has had his work exhibited at over 500 festivals all over the world. Currently he is a director of CINEPORT – Film Festival of Portuguese-Speaking Countries. Since 2009, he has been a professor in the documentary department at EICTV. Currently he is a director of CINEPORT – Festival de Cinema de Paises de Lingua Portuguesa (Film Festival of Portuguese-Speaking Countries), where he also coordinates an audiovisual cooperation network among young lusophones involved in the field. Since 2009, he has been a professor in the documentary department at the Escuela Internacional de Cine y Television de San Antonio de los Banos (San Antonio de los Banos International School of Film and Television – EICTV – Cuba). He lives and works in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.