THE NIGHT CIRCUS

O CIRCO DA NOITE

By Julio SANTI

URANO FILMS - as PROD

First film - Completed 2013

An obsessive filmmaker tries to shoot a documentary about death's acceptance.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • BRAZILIAN-PORTUGUESE
    • Duration
    • 80 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Julio SANTI
    • Writer(s)
    • Julio SANTI
    • Producer(s)
    • Julio SANTI (Urano Films)
    • Synopsis
    • Every terminally ill patients, when discover that have no much time left, go through a grief process that lasts five stages until the acceptance of death.
      Igor Kaurus is a filmmaker trying to make a documentary about this grief process. He wants to understand what do those patients learn that makes them, in the end, accept death as a natural process.
      Since this is very intimate process, his only crew is Pedro, a young assistant, who every time shoots coverage shots.
      The continuation the documentary is threatened by Maximiliano Krapp, a frustrated actor, who promises Igor to die in front of the camera.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Dec 01, 2012
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