Luminita
Luminita

Luminita

Director André Marques

Production year 2013

Length 20min.

Country Portugal/Romania

SYNOPSIS

Two brothers, who haven’t spoken in years, meet at their mother’s funeral where they must deal with their mourning family, their obligations as sons and their own feelings of loss.

Awards

Audience Award | Curtas Vila do Conde IFF, Portugal, 2013

Best Short Film Screenplay, Special Jury Award | Gijón IFF, Spain, 2013

Honour Mention Jury | Festival de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal, 2013

CAST & CREW

André Marques
André Marques

Director

Producer

Rodrigo Areias, André Marques, Claudiu Ciprian Popa

Script

André Marques

Director of Photography

Claudiu Ciprian Popa

Music by

Anouar Brahem

Sound

Filip Mureșan

Edit

Adelina Bichis

Cast

Dragoș Bucur, Damian Oancea, Constantin Cojocaru, Dorina Lazar, Emilia Dobrin, Ion Hai

Production company

Rodrigo Areias – Bando à Parte - Portugal AMP (André Marques) Portugal/ Foto Factory (Claudiu Ciprian Popa) - Romania Digital Cube – Romania

André Marques

Born 1984, Portugal. Andre Marques is a Portuguese writer/director/producer, currently based in London. He works in fiction, experimental, documentaries and advertising. Luminita is his 4th short fiction after his Kids trilogy which included the multi-awarded João e o Cão, (Berlin IFF 2008) O Lago and Schogetten. He’s currently developing his first feature film.


Filmography

Going Blind (2006), João e o Cão (2007), Boris Ghost Dog (2008), O Lago (2008), Schogetten (2010), You Suck Me Dry (2012, doc.), Luminița (2013, short).

FILMS 2014