Country: Portugal
Year: 1998
Duration: 50'

A shot echoes as the assassin scrolls through countrysides and situations on the monitors of an editing room. He comes to a new place: ruins and water. Oblivion and emptiness. Another film: the location for a documentary. Another time. Other faces. Gestures taken from the landscape...


film director

Cláudia Tomaz

Cláudia Tomaz (Lisbon, 1973) graduated in Lisbona in Cinema and Communication. She works on photography and editing for the Portuguese director Paulo Rocha. The experimental language that characterizes her video is an attempt to subvert conventional filmwriting. At present, Cláudia Tomaz is preparing her first full-length film, Pudim.


Memória (video, cm, 1995), Olhos claros (video, cm, 1995), Zénith (video, cm, 1996), Desvio (video, cm, 1998).


& Credits

Regia, sceneggiatura, fotografia e montaggio: Cláudia Tomaz.
Sound: Nuno Carvalho.
Cast and characters: Pedro Hestnes (l'uomo), Susana Nascimento (la donna).
Produzione e vendita all'estero: Suma Filmes, rua Filipe Folque 49, 1050 Lisboa, Portugal, tel. +351-1-3159065, fax +351-1-3159066, e-mail