Xavier

Trailer.

Photo Gallery.

Xavier.

Nicolas notices that his eleven year old son Xavier spends his time not only playing drums, but also paying attention to a certain type of boys.

Director.

Film Director Ricky Mastro has a BA in Drama from the University of Washington (Seattle – USA), in Cinema (Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado- Brasil), and a Master´s in Cinema in LGBTTT Identities (Universidade Anhembi Morumbi – Brasil). He has produced, directed and written 11 short-films that has being in over 200 film festivals. The Brazilian short film Xavier won the PROAC fund, destined to support cultural projects on LGBT issues in the State of Sao Paolo.

Main filmography includes:

UM DIA NA VIDA DE UMA ESTRELA, short documentary (2006)

CINCO MINUTOS, short film (2008)

FELIZES PARA SEMPRE, short documentary (2009)

A MAIS FORTE, short film (2009)

KOKA, short documentary (2011)

Details.

  • Title
    Xavier
  • Rights
    Festivals, Sales
  • Country
    Brazil
  • Year
    2016
  • Length
    13′, col.

  • Director
    Ricky Mastro
  • Screenplay
    Ricky Mastro, Eduardo Mattos
  • Editing
    Thiago Ricarte
  • Photography
    Taís Nardi

  • Music
    Pedro Santiago
  • Sound
    Thales Manfrinato
  • Cast
    André Guerreiro Lopes,
    Gregório Musatti, Netuno Trindade,
    Helena Ignez

  • Producer
    Tais Nardi, Ricky Mastro,
    Cosimo Santoro (Associate Producer)
  • Production
    Cingano Filmes,
    The Open Reel (Associate Production)


  • Zinegoak Bilbao 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • BFI Flare London 2016
  • Pink Apple Zurich 2016
  • Turin Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • British Council FiveFilmsForFreedom 2016
  • Toronto aluCine Latin Film + Media Arts Festival 2016
  • Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival Calgary 2016
  • Out Film CT Hartford 2016
  • San Francisco Frameline 2016
  • Korea Queer Film Festival Seoul 2016
  • Padova Cinevillage 2016
  • Mix Milano 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Delhi British Council 2016
  • Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival 2016
  • Reel Desires International Queer Film Festival, Chennai 2016
  • Qfilms Long Beach Film Festival 2016
  • Queer Festival Bremen 2016
  • Aracajù Curta Se-Dezesseis Film Festival 2016
  • Festicini International Independent Film Festival Sumaré 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Curta Santos Film Festival 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Caruaru Film Festival 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Rio International Short Film Festival Curta Cinema 2016
  • Mix Brasil Sao Paulo 2016
  • For Rainbow Fortaleza LGBT Film Festival 2016
  • Brasilia Short Film Festival 2016 – Competition
  • Barclays Center New York 2016
  • The London West Hollywood Los Angeles 2016
  • Wolfe Theatre Miami 2016
  • DC Campus of NYU Washington DC 2016
  • Asterisco Buenos Aires 2016
  • Sardinia Queer Short Film Festival 2016 – Out of Competition
  • Queer Film Festival Weiterstadt 2016
  • FestCine Maracanau 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Aruanda Brazilian Audiovisual & Film Festival 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Festival Internacional de Cinema da Fronteira Bagé 2016 – Short Film Competition
  • Bloomington Pride Film Festival 2017
  • Cologne Filmforum NRW 2017
  • Des Images aux Mots Toulouse 2017
  • Dotyk Minsk 2017
  • Mostra do Film Livre Sao Paulo & Belo Horizonte 2017 – Mostrinha
  • Cineclub Salada Sao Paulo 2017
  • Cine Jardim Film Festival Belo Jardim 2017 – Panorama
  • Sansex Santos 2017
  • VerCine Duque de Cascais 2017
  • Santa Cruz do Rio Pardo Independent Film Festival 2017
  • World Pride Festival Madrid 2017
  • Rio FGC Film Festival 2017 – Short Film Competition
  • Curta o Genero Fortaleza 2017
  • Mostra Curta Vazantes: Cinema em Comunidade 2017
  • Cineclube Diversidade Vitoria 2017
  • Comkids Festival Sao Paulo 2017 – Prix Jeunesse Iberoamericano Competition
  • SACI Festival Belo Horizonte 2017
  • Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival 2017
  • Vitoria Film Festival 2017
  • FICI Sao Paulo – Rio de Janiero – Nadal – Aracujo – Salvador – Niteroi International Youth Film Festival 2017
  • Carpina Film Festival 2017
  • Chéries-Chéris Paris 2017
  • Civifilmes Independent Film Festival Colegio Civitatis 2017
  • CineCongo Film Festival 2017
  • FESTISSAURO Festival de Cinema de Sousa 2017
  • ReciFest Recife 2017 – Short Film Competition


  • Qfilms Long Beach Film Festival 2016 – Jury Award for Best Short Film, Best Director
  • Festicini International Independent Film Festival Sumaré 2016 – Best Short Film
  • Curta Santos Film Festival 2016 – Best Short Film, Best Screenplay
  • FestCine Maracanau 2016 – Best Cinematography
  • Caruaru Film Festival 2016 – Best Screenplay
  • For Rainbow Fortaleza LGBT Film Festival 2016 – Best Short Film, CTAV Award
  • Festival Internacional de Cinema da Fronteira Bagé 2016 – Best Actor
  • Aruanda Brazilian Audiovisual & Film Festival 2016 – Special Mention
  • Brasilia Short Film Festival 2016 – Best Screenplay


 

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