Travessias Festival Flashback – The City of the Future (A Cidade do Futuro) [Online]

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June 3–14

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Marília Hughes & Cláudio Marques
Bahia, Brazil
1h 16m


Travessias Brazilian Film Festival, co-presented with the Center for Brazilian Studies at UW and curated by Emanuella Leite Rodrigues, presents this special virtual flashback to one of our favorites from 2018, doubling as a flashforward to the next Travessias scheduled for November 20-22, 2020!

A polyamorous family in Bahia, Brazil prepares for the arrival of their baby, while the surrounding community grapples with the damaging aftermath of the construction of a nearby dam.

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