Within Vila Franca de Xira’s “Contemporary Realisms”

Dcolisboa inaugurates a partnership with Museu do Neo-Realismo, in Vila Franca de Xira. An extension of three documentaries from the 15th edition of the festival will take part in their annual cinema cycle, Contemporary Realisms:


9 November, 9:00pm
I Don’t Belong Here
Paulo Abreu / 2017 / Portugal / 75’
I don’t belong here follows the creative process of the play by the same name based on the personal experiences of the performers themselves, who were unexpectedly deported to the Azores from the United States and Canada.


10 November, 9:00pm
O Canto do Ossobó
Silas Tiny / 2017 / Portugal / 99’
“Rio do Ouro and Água-Izé were among the largest cocoa plantations in São Tomé and Príncipe during the Portuguese colonial era. Thousands were marked by forced labour equivalent to slavery. I return to my country to find the traces of that past.” Silas Tiny


11 November, 4:00pm
Vincent Carelli / 2017 / Brazil / 162’
The great march to retake the sacred territories belonging to the Guarani Kaiowá, since the birth of the movement in the 1980s: the peaceful and persistent insurgency of the destitute before the mighty apparatus of the agribusiness.