SANTOS DUMONT, THE SKY ON THE HEAD

SANTOS DUMONT, O CÉU NA CABEÇA

By Eder SANTOS, Mônica CERQUEIRA

TREM CHIC - as PROD

Documentary - Development 2018


    • Year of production
    • 2018
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • BRAZILIAN-PORTUGUESE
    • Director(s)
    • Eder SANTOS, Mônica CERQUEIRA
    • Producer(s)
    • André HALLAK (TREM CHIC)
    • Synopsis
    • Historical-poetic documentary to reveal the man Santos-Dumont, in addition to his inventions. Santos-Dumont was a visionary, an inventor fascinated with the advancement of science at the turn of the 19th / 20th centuries. A current character, who defended nature, lived celibate, suffered depression, committed suicide. A Brazilian hero who deserves to be better known by the public, who only knows his inventions.
      Santos-Dumont traveled a lot and spent seasons in his residences in Europe and Brazil. These territories will be visited in order to rescue traces of his presence and landmarks from his memory. Each territory will be linked to facts and memories in different periods of the life of Santos-Dumont (1873-1932).