Dry Wind






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Dry Wind.

In July, the dry wind and low humidity dry the skin of a small city residents. Sandro divides his days between the city club, work, soccer with friends and city parties. He has a relationship with Ricardo, his co-worker. But his routine begins to change with the arrival of Maicon, a boy who pikes up his interest and of which everyone knows very little.


Graduated in Cinema and Audiovisual at Universidade Federal Fluminense and History at Universidade Federal de Goiás, Daniel Nolasco has directed and scripted more than ten short films, such as: Tatame (Tatame), 2016; Febre da Madeira (Wood Sickness), 2015, awarded as Best Director and Best Documentary Film at the 18th FICA; Urano (Uranus), 2013, awarded as best experimental film at Bienal de Curitiba, Os Sobreviventes (The Survivors), 2013, awarded with the Cine França Brasil Award at II Curta Brasília and Best Film at VIII Miragem; Gil(2012), screened at Munich International Festival of Film Schools and more than twenty festivals. Daniel received two honorable mentions for the scripts of Happiness Arives at 40 at the 22nd Rio de Janeiro International short film festival and O Monstro no Armário de Dona Odete (The Monster in Mrs. Odete ́s Closet) at the 18th FBCU. Daniel also worked as post-production producer on the French-Brazilian production La Grenouille et Dieu, 2013, directed by Alice Furtado, produced at Le Fresnoy. He also worked as a producer at the exhibition about the Le Fresnoy School Era uma vez… (Oi Futuro), 2012 and as production manager at Expo® Godard exhibition (Oi Futuro, 2013), which was curated by Dominique Païni and Anne Marquez. It was the biggest exhibition ever made about Jean-Luc Godard in Brazil. Daniel was also part of the team of curators and producers of Mostra de Cinema e Direitos Humanos no Hemisfério Sul (Cinema and Human Rights Festival at the Southern Hemisphere). After filming Paulistas and Neptune (Netuno) in 2017, Daniel Nolasco presented his last work Sr. Raposo (2018). In 2019 he directed Mr.Leather, his second feature documentary. Dry Wind is Daniel’s first feature film.


  • Title
    Dry Wind
  • Rights
    Festivals, Sales
  • Country
  • Year
  • Length
    110′, col.

  • Director
    Daniel Nolasco
  • Screenplay
    Daniel Nolasco
  • Editing
    Will Domingos
  • Photography
    Larry Machado

  • Production Design
    Carol Breviglieri
  • Sound
    Guilhotina Guinle, Guilherme Farkas, Jesse Marmo
  • Cast
    Leandro Faria Lelo, Renata Carvalho, Allan Jacinto Santana, Marcelo D’Avila, Mel Gonçalves, Leo Moreira Sá,Conrado Helt, Guilhotina Guinle, Wilker Rodrigues, Rafael Teophilo, Larissa Sisterolli, Tothi Cardoso, Bruno Battaglia

  • Producer
    Lidiana Reis
  • Production
    Panaceia Filmes
  • Co-Production
    Estúdio Giz

  • Berlin International Film Festival 2020 – Panorama
  • Guadalajara International Film Festival 2020 – Maguey Competition
  • Wicked Queer Boston 2020
  • Outshine Miami 2020
  • Calgary Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival 2020
  • AMOR Film Festival Santiago del Chile 2020 – International Competition
  • Outshine Miami 2020
  • Outfest Los Angeles 2020
  • Kyev Molodist International Film Festival 2020 – Sunny Bunny Competition

  • Sebastiane Latino Award 2020 – Nominated

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