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 – International Narrative Feature Competition
  • Kyev Molodist International Film Festival 2020 – Sunny Bunny Competition
  • San Francisco Frameline 2020
  • Out on Film Atlanta 2020
  • Barcelona Mostra Fire!! 2020
  • Dublin Gaze 2020
  • Oslo Fusion 2020
  • Festival MiX Milan 2020 – Closing Night Film
  • Queer Lisboa 2020 – Feature Film Competition
  • Olhar de Cinema Curitiba 2020 – Focus Daniel Nolasco
  • Inside Out Toronto 2020
  • Iris Prize Cardiff 2020
  • NewFest New York 2020
  • Florence Queer Festival 2020
  • Munich Queer Film Festival 2020
  • Stockholm Cinema Queer Film Festival 2020 – Retrospective
  • ImageOut Rochester 2020
  • Way Out West Film Festival Albuquerque 2020
  • Mix Copenhagen 2020
  • Chéries Chéris Film Festival Paris 2020 – 2021 – Feature Film Competition
  • Reel Affirmations Washington 2020
  • Ciclo Raosa Bogotà 2020
  • Pink Screens Brussels 2020
  • Mezipatra Prague & Brno 2020 – Feature Film Competition
  • TLV Fest Tel Aviv 2020 – Feature Film Competition
  • Seoul International Pride Film Festival 2020
  • London Fringe! Queer Film Festival 2020
  • Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2020 – Out of Competition
  • Sao Paulo Mix Brasil Film Festival 2020 – Brazilian Competition
  • Kaleidoscope LGBT Film Festival Little Rock 2020
  • Pink Panorama Luzern 2020
  • Image + Nation Montréal 2020
  • Pink Apple Zurich 2020
  • Queer & Migrant International Film Festival Amsterdam 2020
  • Queer Screen Mardi Gras Film Festival Sydney 2021
  • Cine Queer Natal 2021
  • Brisbane Queer Film Festival 2021 -Feature Film Competition
  • Roze Filmdagen Amsterdam 2021
  • Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2021
  • Queerzzine Castellón de la Plana 2021
  • Cine Esquema Novo Porto Alegre 2021 – National Competition
  • Mostra Histórias do Brasil Profundo N e CO Brazil 2021
  • DIGO International Film Festival on Gender and Sexuality Goiás 2021 – Feature Film Competition
  • OUT Film CT Hartford 2021
  • Festival Transamazonico LGBTQI Rio Branco 2021
  • QMTY Monterrey 2021
  • Ecrans Mixtes Lyon 2021
  • Faroe Islands Int’l Minority Film Festival Torshavn 2021

  • Sebastiane Latino Award 2020 – Nominated
  • Kyev Molodist International Film Festival 2020 – Best Feature Sunny Bunny Competition
  • Outfest Los Angeles – Special Mention International Narrative Feature Competition
  • Iris Prize Cardiff 2020 – Best Actor
  • Image + Nation Montréal 2020 – Special Mention
  • Florida Film Critics Circle Award 2020 – Nomination as Best Foreign Film
  • DIGO International Film Festival on Gender and Sexuality Goiás 2021 – Best Feature Film
  • Chéries Chéris Film Festival Paris 2020 – 2021 – Best Feature Film

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