Festival internacional Signos da Noite - Lisboa
International Festival Signs of the Night - Lisbon

17° Festival internacional Signos da Noite - Lisboa (5° Edição) - January 17-20, 2020

Focus Brazil


Sunday - January 19th, 2020
7 pm

Lisboa, Portugal


Next Stop
Proxima Paragem
Florence Weyne Robert
Brazil / 2019 / 0:07:28


In the heart of Lisbon, a district near the Tagus. Elderly people live the last moments of their lives there during the construction of luxury buildings, which slowly contribute to the emergence of a new social layer in this part of the city.



Leaking Blue
Azul vazante
Julia Alquéres
Brazil / 2018 / 00:15:33


A mother looks for her son in a hospital bed. She finds her daughter instead. Among shores and tides, blue drains from the core.



Those who walk away
Aqueles que se foram
Bruno Christofoletti Barrenha
Brazil / 2019 / 0:23:00


A woman feels attracted by mannequins. A man is hired to work at the house where she had lived.
Of Gold, Rivers and People
De ouro rios e gente
Renata Padovan
Brazil / 2020 / 0:20:16


Gold prospecting in Rio Madeira, in the Brazilian Amazon, is an important economic activity for the local population despite being illegal, and its socio-environmental consequences. The video shows the gold prospecting process done by the local population in small barges, and tells a bit of the riverine reality.