Marcelo Gomes


Atmospheric and bleached road movie about a paradoxical friendship during the Second World War. Johann is a German travelling salesman in aspirin who tries to escape the violent civilisation. In the remote north-west, he stops to give arrives to a young hitchhiker Ranulpho, who wants to seek fame and fortune in Río. Brazil 2005 Regie: Marcelo Gomes 99 min, Festivals: Cannes 05, Hamburg 05, San Sebastian 05, Rotterdam 06; In Anwesenheit des Regisseurs und des Hauptdarstellers; In Kooperation mit dem Österreichischen Lateinamerika-Institut/Sektion Tirol