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RIO CORGO

by Maya Kosa, Sérgio da Costa

synopsis

Silva, an old hobo, arrives, a bundle in his shoulder, to a remote village in Portugal, where he settles in an abandoned house. He meets Ana with whom he creates a relationship of friendship and initiation. Fascinated by this man romantic life story, the girl gradually slides into his imaginary universe, populated by supernatural beings whose main figure is the late and beloved Carolina. But sudenlly strange crises hit Silva and inevitably lead him to the hospital, where a dozen of caring women penetrate him. Can they save it?

original title: Rio Corgo
country: Switzerland, Portugal
sales agent: Pascale Ramonda Paris
year: 2015
genre: documentary
directed by: Maya Kosa, Sérgio da Costa
film run: 95'
release date: PT 10/2015, CH 02/2016
screenplay: Maya Kosa, Sérgio da Costa
cinematography by: Sérgio da Costa
film editing: Telmo Churro, Sérgio da Costa, Maya Kosa
producer: Joëlle Bertossa
co-producer: Luís Urbano, Sandro Aguilar
production: Close Up Films, O Som e a Fúria