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A Gis
Archived: A Gis - She, Gis (2016)

director: Thiago Carvalhaes

duration: 20 minutes

Shorts – Competition for Belgian Shorts
Film Fest Gent - A Gis

Gisberta was a Brazilian trans woman that lived as immigrant in Portugal. She was brutally murdered 10 years ago and since then became an icon for the transsexual rights cause. Piece by piece, this documentary offers a delicate portrait of a woman torn apart by an indifferent world.


director: Thiago Carvalhaes
producer: Betina de Tella
screenplay: Thiago Carvalhaes
Editor: Beatriz Pomar
Cinematography: Thiago Carvalhaes

production company: LUCA School of Arts

More info

dialogue: Portuguese
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Belgium - Portugal - Hungary
year: 2016

Official site


THIAGO CARVALHAES: A Gis (2016, short).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,85
FPS: 24


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