Yzalú - Rap, Feminism and Blackness
The short documentary shows Yzalú’s journey as a rapper while being a physically disabled black woman from the outskirts of the megalopolis of Sao Paulo, discovering feminism and fighting racism through her music. It approaches her most famous song, "Mulheres Negras", which became an anthem among black feminists in Brazil.
Chimamanda Answers (Marie Claire)
Series of special videos with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author of award-winning and best-selling novels and feminist icon, for Marie Claire Brazil's anniversary edition.
- Awarded by CineB Solar, an itinerant circuit that takes cinema to communities in São Paulo
- One of the best productions made between 2017 and 2018 by a competition of the City Hall of São Paulo
- 8 festivals between 2018 and 2019, among them: in-Edit Brazil, São Paulo International Short Film Festival (Curta Kinoforum) and the french festival FIFH (Festival International Du Film Sur Le Handicap)
- Non-theatrical screenings and debates with the protagonist
- Part of the Dutch art show Decolonizing Realities, organized by YOUth ACT at Cinetol in 2021
Today, fight! Tomorrow, rise!
8M 2020, International Women’s Day in Amsterdam
Brazilians blinded by riot police speak out
The firing of tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters during Brazil’s largest demonstrations in 2013 raised concerns over police aggression after two protesters were blinded by riot police. Find out how Sergio Silva, a 31-year-old photojournalist, and Vitor Araujo, a 19-year-old student, dealed with their police-inflicted disabilities.