João Niza Ribeiro

Fiction / HD / 23’ / 2022

On a night like indistinguishable from the previous or the next, Carlos sees himself locked out of his bedroom. Beyond the door, a rat as taken over, without a courtesy call or warning. Carlos is forced to deal with a progressively eroded reality, unable to face what lies inside his bedroom.

with João Negrão, José Rato, Manuela Nabais, Hugo Almeida, Albino Bastos, Paulo Barbosa script and directing João Niza Ribeiro cinematography Tiago Carvalho sound Manuel Mendes art direction Ana Meleiro editing José Magro, Joana Góis, João Niza Ribeiro sound editing and mix Manuel Mendes color correction Tiago Carvalho design Bruno Rodrigues original soundtrack Ricardo Fernandes

    Grand Prix International Short - Cork International Film Festival, Ireland'22

    • Curtas de Vila do Conde, Portugal'22
    • 66th Cork International Film Festival, Ireland'22
    • Cartagena De Índias International FIlm Festival - FICCI, Colombia'23
    • Festival Internacional de Cine de Huesca, Spain'23
Bruno Ferreira