About a Month

André and Élida have been dating for a short time – in real life and in fiction.

  • Brazil
  • 2013, 23 min
  • Director: André Novais Oliveira
  • Director of photography: Gabriel Martins, Bruno Risas
  • Editor: Gabriel Martins
  • Screenplay: André Novais Oliveira
  • Cast: André Novais Oliveira, Élida Silpe
  • Art Director: Tati Boaventura
  • Producer: Gabriel Martins, Maurilio Martins, Andre Novais, Thiago Macêdo
  • Production: Filmes de Plástico Produções Audiovisuais Ltda - Me

24.1. 18:00 Praha | Světozor - Small Hall
27.1. 15:30 Praha | Světozor - Small Hall

André Novais Oliveira

André Novais Oliveira

Born in 1984 in Brazil, André Novais Oliveira graduated in history from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais and in cinema from the Escola Livre de Cinema – Belo Horizonte. In 2010, he directed his first short, Ghosts, followed by About a Month (2013) and Backyard (2015); the latter two were selected for the Cannes International Film Festival. She Comes Back on Thursday, his first feature-length documentary, was notably screened in Marseille and Rotterdam in 2014. His second feature, Long Way Home, premiered in Locarno in 2018.