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director & screenwriter

FILMOGRAPHY

Ary likes to tell stories where he can share a different perspective offering a new perception of reality

AN AVOCADO PIT

Festivals

- Indie Lisboa 2022 - Internation Shortfilm competition

- British Film Institute London Film Festival 2022 (BFI) - Internation Shortfilm competition

- International Short Film Festival Berlin 2022 (INTERFILM) - Special Program "QUEER FEVER"

- NewFest LGBTQ+ Film Festival

- American Film Festival AFI

- European Short Film Festival in Brest

- Queer Porto

- Ljubljana LGBT Film Festival

- Clermond Ferrand - international shorts & Best Queer Short + Queer Palm Cannes

- Regard - international competition + Short and Queer

- Porto Femme - Competition "Reflections"

- 35 Filmfest Dresden - International competition

- Queer Gestreift Film Festival Konstanz

- Translations Seattle Trans Film Festival - International competition

- La Fête du Slip – International competition

- Kortfilm Festivalen Norwegian Short Film Festival – International competition

- Philisophical Film Festival in Skopje - International competition

- Orlando Shorts

- Ouray Film Festival

- Festival Internacional de Cine de Guadalajara – International competition

- Olhar de Cinema Curitiba Film Festival – International competition

- Kashish MIQFF - International Competition

- Palm Springs International Film Society - International Competition

Awards

Indie Lisboa 2022

- New Talent Award

- Audience Award

- Special Mention by the School Jury

European Short Film Festival in Brest 2022

- Audience Award

American Film Institute AFI 2022

- Grand Jury Prize Special Mention : Lead Acting

Clermond-Ferrand 2023

- Best Queer Short

- Internation Student Prize

Regard 2023

- Audience Award

- Special Mention by the Quebec Critic Jury

Translations 2023

- Special Mention Narrative Short

Festival Internacional de Cine de Guadalajara

- Best IberoAmerican Short

Kashish

- Best International Narrative Short

Nominations
Prémios SOHPIA, Portugal

- Best Fiction Short

GENRE Fiction
COUNTRY Portugal

YEAR 2022

DURATION 19:18 min

TEAM

PRODUCTION Andreia Nunes, Frederico Serra (Take It Easy Films)

SCRIPT & DIRECTION Ary Zara

CINEMATOGRAPHY Leandro Ferrão

PRODUCTION DESIGN Carina Gaspar

EDITING Sara Marques

SOUND Cyril Santos

MUSIC Xinobi

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