Brazil 2018 – Director: Daniel Gonçalves – Original language: Portuguese – Subtitles: English

In a deeply personal film, a young director from Rio de Janeiro looks into the cause of his physical disability. At the same time, family videos and present-day footage recount Daniel’s life. But what kind of story would he have told if his upbringing had not been so privileged?  

We present the German premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2019.

English/Original Title: MEU NOME É DANIEL. Writer: Daniel Gonçalves, Vinicius Nascimento, Debora Guimarães. Camera: Paulo Macedo. Sound: PC Azevedo, Rafael Bordalo. Editing: Vinicius Nascimento. Music: Pedro Mibielli. Production: SeuFilme Produções Audiovisuais. Producer: Daniel Gonçalves. Length: 83 min.

#Strokes of fate and self-determination