09 20 Oct '24
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Leonardo Martinelli

Pássaro Memória (A Bird Called Memory)

15' - 2023 - Drama, Dance, Music/Musical - Dialogue: Portuguese, Portuguese
Director: Leonardo Martinelli Composer: Carol Maia, José Miguel Brasil, Leonardo Martinelli With: Ayla Gabriela, Henrique Bulhões
This short film is part of Competition for International Shorts 1.
A bird called Memory has forgotten how to come back home and Lua, a trans woman, tries to find Memory in the streets, but the city can be a hostile place.

Combi-ticket International Shorts
On Thursday, 19/10, you can enjoy the 3 short film programs International Shorts I, II & III with one combi-ticket.

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Leonardo Martinelli


Carol Maia, José Miguel Brasil, Leonardo Martinelli


Ayla Gabriela, Henrique Bulhões


Leonardo Martinelli

Director of Photography

Guilherme Tostes


Lobo Mauro


Rafael Teixeira, Naomi Pacifique, Rafael Manuel, Leonardo Martinelli

Production studios

Idle Eye, Pseudo Filmes

More information


Portuguese, Portuguese

Countries of production

Brazil, United Kingdom




Leonardo Martinelli
Vidas Cinzas (short, 2017), Lembra (short, 2018), Se o Mundo Girasse ao Contrário (short, 2018), Copacabana Madureira (short, 2019), The Pleasure of Killing Bugs (short, 2020), Fantasma Neon (2021, short), Pássaro Memória (short, 2023)

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