Os Meninos do Rio
Portugal, Spain / Color / 14' / 2014
In the riverside neighborhood of Oporto, all the children prove their courage by jump-ing from the stunning bridge Luis I into the Duero river. Leo has never done it before. He is different but he is getting tired of everyone thinking he is a coward.
Born in 1987.He studied Audiovisual Communication and specialized in Directing at the School of Cinema of Cuba (EICTV). In his career his work has spanned the fields of fiction and documentary, developing hybrid genres among both these areas in his latest works. Ηis first feature film The disadvantages of not being God premiered at the Festival of Malaga and won several national and international awards. Currently, Javier is preparing his second fiction feature film, a co-production between Spain, Argentina and Germany.
Cast & Crew
- direction: Javier Macipe
- Screenplay: Javier Macipe
- Cinematography: Javier Macipe
- Editing: Javier Macipe
- Sound Design: Victor Puertas
- Film Cast: Leonardo Duraes, Samira Ramos, Eurico Garces