MY ENGINE'S FRAGILE SOUND

O FRÁGIL SOM DO MEU MOTOR

By Leonardo ANTÓNIO

RECYCLED FILMS - as PROD

Thriller - Completed 2011


Festivals
& Awards

Sao Paulo IFF 2012
New Directors Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Thriller, First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • PORTUGAL
    • Languages
    • PORTUGUESE
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 124 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Leonardo ANTÓNIO
    • Writer(s)
    • Leonardo ANTÓNIO
    • Producer(s)
    • Jérôme BONZON, Leonardo ANTÓNIO, Pedro MENDONÇA
    • Synopsis
    • The existencial doubts of a human being begin within' the womb. "Will I ever be born and meet my mother?" The story is told by an unborn child still inside his mother. Gabi, a burn unit nurse, receives a pregnant woman in coma, burned in the entire body, supposedly by a serial killer who is stalking the dark city for female victims. The investigator, Victor Guerra, long time friend of Gabi's and her husband Pedro Torres, former ex-cop, now disabled by bullet in his spine, is taking the case. Due to her decaying marriage, she finds comfort in a mysterious man's arms, one who does not let her see his face. Long before expected, Both Gabi and Victor realize that her lover is the same man responsible for the killings. Throughout the film, one question remains: who is the mother the baby is talking about?
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