Ceu de Agosto (August Sky)

Ceu de Agosto (August Sky)

Brazil

2021

16 min

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Brazil

2021

16 min

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As fires rage in the Amazon hundreds of miles away, a young nurse, Lucia, senses something off in the air and begins to have doubts about her pregnancy. A reluctant favor to her ailing grandmother brings Lucia to a neo-Pentecostal church, where she is drawn to a charismatic young parishioner and her faith.

As fires rage in the Amazon hundreds of miles away, a young nurse, Lucia, senses something off in the air and begins to have doubts about her pregnancy. A reluctant favor to her ailing grandmother brings Lucia to a neo-Pentecostal church, where she is drawn to a charismatic young parishioner and her faith.

Original Language

Portuguese

Direction

Jasmin Tenucci

Camera

BrunoTiezzi

Editing

Brusi Olason/ Fernanda Frotte

Sound

Guile Martins

Script

Jasmin Tenucci/ Saim Sadiq

Producer

Kari Ulfsson/ Ricardo Mordoch/ Henrique Carvalhaes

Filmmaker

Filmmaker

Jasmin Tenucci is a Brazilian filmmaker who has written, directed, or produced films in Brazil, Iceland, Pakistan, and the United States. Her most recent short film, August Sky (2021), was a Cannes Short Film 2021 Official Selection.Tenucci co-produced and associate directed the short film Darling (2019), which won Best Short Film at the 2019 Venice Film Festival. Tenucci also directed four episodes of the Brazilian television series Shop Tudo (Glaze Entretenimento/Fall 2021), co-developed and wrote on the acclaimed series As Five (2020), and created and served as showrunner on the dramedy Tempero Secreto (2016). Currently, she is writing a soon-to-be-announced Netflix series that will premiere in January 2022. Jasmin has a BA in film from São Paulo University and an MFA in writing and directing from Columbia University’s film school. While at Columbia, she taught directing to undergraduates and was a founder of a collective of filmmakers from around the world with whom she works till date. Jasmin is developing two feature films, one based on August Sky, and The Smallest Whale in the World, which won the 2017 Alfred P. Sloan Development Grant.

Jasmin Tenucci is a Brazilian filmmaker who has written, directed, or produced films in Brazil, Iceland, Pakistan, and the United States. Her most recent short film, August Sky (2021), was a Cannes Short Film 2021 Official Selection.Tenucci co-produced and associate directed the short film Darling (2019), which won Best Short Film at the 2019 Venice Film Festival. Tenucci also directed four episodes of the Brazilian television series Shop Tudo (Glaze Entretenimento/Fall 2021), co-developed and wrote on the acclaimed series As Five (2020), and created and served as showrunner on the dramedy Tempero Secreto (2016). Currently, she is writing a soon-to-be-announced Netflix series that will premiere in January 2022. Jasmin has a BA in film from São Paulo University and an MFA in writing and directing from Columbia University’s film school. While at Columbia, she taught directing to undergraduates and was a founder of a collective of filmmakers from around the world with whom she works till date. Jasmin is developing two feature films, one based on August Sky, and The Smallest Whale in the World, which won the 2017 Alfred P. Sloan Development Grant.

Contact

Francois Morisset – Salaud Morisset

Schonhauser Allee 8, 10119 Berlin, Germany

festival@salaudmorisset.com

Contact

Francois Morisset – Salaud Morisset

Schonhauser Allee 8, 10119 Berlin, Germany

festival@salaudmorisset.com