The São Francisco do Sul Film Festival kicks off on Wednesday

Luiz Augusto Ozorio

The festival will take place in the historic center of São Francisco do Sul, with exhibition activities at Cine Teatro X de Novembro.

The São Francisco do Sul (SC) Film Festival has a free program full of workshops, lectures and screenings of 31 films in nine sessions

The third oldest city in Brazil, São Francisco do Sul (SC) will host next Wednesday (25) the first edition of the Latin American Audiovisual Festival – FALA São Chico, dedicated to documentaries, combining cinema and history.

The four-day program of the festival includes workshops, lectures, musical performances and cultural activities in the Historic Center of São Francisco do Sul, all activities being free.

A total of 31 films from seven countries will be shown, with 26 competing productions and five guest films, divided into nine cinema sessions. Two Competitive Exhibitions are part of FALA 2022, Children and Short Films (composing Curtas Catarinense and Latinos) and the public also chooses the film that will win the Panvision Trophy chosen by the Popular Jury. The Official Jury chooses the best films it takes, in addition to the trophy, products and services from partner companies totaling more than R $ 25,000 in prizes.

The training activities will take place at the São Francisco do Sul Business Association (ACISFS) and at the Ester dos Passos Rosa Cultural Center. To participate, it is necessary to register in advance through the platform

Film Festival

Documentaries from seven countries are among the 26 films selected for the Festival’s competitive screenings. They will be screened at Cine Teatro X in November. The programs of each film and the indicative rating of each session can be checked at

Guest movies

Five films have been invited to FALA 2022. Four of them are part of the special session Environment, Saturday, 28, and will be broadcast with accessibility functions, subtitles, LIBRARY and audio description: Assum Preto animations, by Bako Machado (PE). ), Por Dentro das Árvores, by Francisco de Paula (SP), Teo, o Menino Azul, by Hygor Amorim (SP) and the fiction Olho Além do Ouvido, by Bruna Schelb Corrêa and Luis Bocchino (MG).

The program ends on Saturday night, with the Awards Ceremony and the screening, at 20:30, of the feature film Diário Dentro da Noite, directed by actor, playwright, producer and painter Chico Diaz.

Training activities

On Thursday, the 26th, the workshops will begin with Almudena Muñoz, PhD in Audiovisual Communication, researcher at the Complutense University of Madrid – Spain, who will address “Research in Documentary”. On Thursday (27), the festival also welcomes the Argentine journalist, production director at Acequia TV de Mendoza, Sérgio Romero, with “Documentary with cell phone”; and the “Audiovisual for Small Entrepreneurs” workshop, held in partnership with SEBRAE, by communication specialist Fê Moreira. Finally, on Saturday (28), the filmmaker and art educator Fabrício Borges talks about “Making films in the school environment”.

Musical performances

Every day, starting at 6:30 p.m., local musicians perform on a cozy stage set in front of the Cine Teatro X de Novembro.

At the opening, on the 25th, Patrícia Menezes and guests Kelwin Grochowicz and Djavan Renato. Thursday (26), Clara Costa and Guest. On Friday (27), Banda sem Vozz is the one performing. And ending on Saturday (28), the Kaiçara Band – Reuel Silva, Piassava MC and Mário Negreth.

FALA São Chico is produced by the Law of Cultural Incentives, has official accommodation at Pousada Solar da Beira, DOT partner, Digital Link, Mistika, Naymovie with institutional support from the municipality of São Francisco do Sul and the Ilha de São Francisco Cultural Foundation, Sebrae -SC and the São Francisco do Sul Trade and Industrial Association. Supported by AgriBrasil and Komprão Koch Atacadista, sponsored by ArcelorMittal. Organized by the Panvision Cultural Association, the Special Secretariat for Culture and the Ministry of Tourism, Pátria Amada Brazil, Federal Government.

The complete program is available on and on the social networks @falasaochico

São Chico SPEAKS
May 25 – 28, 2022
San Francisco do Sul – SC

See the full list of selected movies:


The current time in Santa Catarina:

Penha colors, Jonathan Gentil | Brazil, Penha / Santa Catarina | Documentar | 15 minutes
So, champion?, Kristel K | Brazil, Itajai / Santa Catarina | Documentar | 15 minutes
Enio Griebler – Almost transparent, Germano Denardi | Brazil, Chapecó / Santa Catarina | Documentar | 8 min
Vintage, Amanda Sant’Anna | Brazil, Florianópolis / Santa Catarina | Experimental Ten minutes
More for the Middle, Deiviane Velho | Brazil, Hunter, Florianópolis, Port Union / Santa Catarina | Documentar | Ten minutes
Sai’s sources, Teno Broll | Brazil, São Francisco do Sul / Santa Catarina | Documentar | 11 min

Latin Americans:

In the shadow of the Cumars, Daniel Guillermo Vargas Pardo | Columbia, Leticia / Amazonas | Documentar | 14 min

daybreak, Rodrigo Del Canto | Argentina, Los Cisnes / Cordoba | Documentar | Ten minutes

Castaway Arena, Jeilin Espinel | Venezuela, Caracas, Maracay / Aragua, Capital District; United Arab Emirates, Dubai | Experimental 6 minutes
kindly, Thiago Nunes | Brazil, Taguatinga / Federal District Documentar | 15 minutes
The invisible beast, Tati Rabelo and Rod Linhales | Brazil, Vitória / Espírito Santo | Documentar | 13 min
Cabocolino, João Marcelo | Brazil, Surubim, João Alfredo, Caruaru / Pernambuco; Juazeiro do Norte / Ceará | Documentar | 15 minutes
the baby of the night, Henrique Arruda | Brazil, Recife / Pernambuco | Documentar | 16 min
The quest, Flowers of the Palace of Jesus | Columbia, Sincelelejo, Caves, Toluviejo / Sucre | Documentar | 14 min
Levante Pela Terra – For the right to life and territory of indigenous peoples, Ana Pessoa | Brazil, Brasilia / Federal District Documentar | 5 minutes
single mother, Camila de Moraes | Brazil, Salvador / Bahia | Documentar | 15 minutes
Nania 1988, Diana Orduna | Ecuador, Quito | Documentar | Ten minutes
The cinema is served, Leila Xavier and Stefano Motta | Brazil, Rio de Janeiro / Rio de Janeiro | Experimental 15 minutes
Crime of the Rock, Daniel Souza Ferreira and Dudu Marella | Brazil, Itapira / Sao Paulo | Experimental 6 min
The ink element, Luiz Maudonnet and Iuri Salles | Brazil, Sao Paulo / Sao Paulo | Documentar | 9 min
Footprints, Manu Sobral | Brazil, Sao Paulo / Sao Paulo | Experimental 13 min
Internet Stranger Exit, Eduardo Wahrhaftig | Brazil, Sao Paulo / Sao Paulo | Animation | 11 min
SilenceVozRuido, Gonzalo Lugon | Peru, Lima | Documentar | Ten minutes


Aryana, Ludmila Curi | Brazil, Rio de Janeiro / Rio de Janeiro | Documentar | 7 min

Isadorai karaoke, Thiago B. Mendonça | Brazil, Sao Paulo / Sao Paulo | Documentar | 6 min

We are Earth, Lala runner | Columbia, Cali Valle del Cauca / Cali | Experimental 3 minutes


Suppose Black, Bako Machado | Arcoverde / PE | Animation | 3 min

Eyes beyond the ear, Bruna Schelb Corrêa and Luis Bocchino | Cataguases and Juiz de Fora / MG | Fiction 14 min

Inside the trees, Francisco de Paula | Santos / SP | Animation | 4 min

Theo The Blue Boy, Hygor Amorim | São Carlos / SP | Animation | 11 min

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