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DON'T SWALLOW MY HEART, ALLIGATOR GIRL!

by Felipe Bragança

synopsis

In this fable about love and memories, Joca is a 13-year-old Brazilian boy in love with an indigenous Paraguayan girl. To conquer her love, he must face the violent region's war-torn past and the secrets of his elder brother, Fernando, a motorcycle cowboy.

international title: Don't Swallow My Heart, Alligator Girl!
original title: Don't Swallow My Heart, Alligator Girl!
country: Brazil, Netherlands, France, Paraguay
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Felipe Bragança
film run: 115'
screenplay: Felipe Bragança
cast: Eduardo Macedo, Cauã Reymond, Adeli Gonzales, Zahy Guajajara, Claudia Assunção, Ney Matogrosso
cinematography by: Glauco Firpo
film editing: Jon Kadocsa
music: Baris Akardere
producer: Marina Meliande, Yohann Cornu, Ann Carolin Renninger, Marcos Prado
production: Damned Films, Zero One Film, Revolver Amsterdam, Zazen (BR)
backing: Hubert Bals Fund Plus / Dutch Film Fund, Visiond Sud-Est, ANCINE, Globofilmes