ELIS

By Hugo PRATA

BRAVURA CINEMATOGRÁFICA - as PROD

First film - Completed 2016

ELIS is a feature film based on the life of Brazilian singer Elis Regina.

Festivals
& Awards

Chicago IFF 2016
OFFICIAL SELECTION
44 Festival de Cinema de Gramado 2016
Best Actress, Special Jury Award, Best Film Editing
Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano 2016
Festival do Rio l Rio de Janeiro Int'l Film Festival 2016
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama, Biography
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • PORTUGUESE
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Hugo PRATA
    • Writer(s)
    • Luiz BOLOGNESI, Hugo PRATA, Vera EGITO
    • Producer(s)
    • Fabio ZAVALA (Bravura Cinematográfica)
    • Synopsis
    • ELIS is a feature film based on the life of Brazilian singer Elis Regina.
      The film covers the history of Elis Regina since her arrival in Rio de Janeiro at age 19 until her tragic and early death. Despite all the difficulties, success comes fulminant and the life of Elis gains national and international recognition.
      Young girl coming from a humble background becomes one of the biggest music artists and is considered until today the greatest singer in Brazil.
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