DARK & LOVELY, SOFT & FREE

Zakhi travels to small towns in South Africa and meets interesting people in hair saloons. This road documentary shows a homosexuality that is away from the mainstream scene, but nonetheless with much style, especially when it comes to hair.

Zakhi viaja de van pela África do Sul e conhece pessoas interessantes em salões de beleza. O documentário mostra uma cena homossexual fora do ‘mainstream’, mas com muito estilo.

WATER AND I – EU e ÁGUA...

Brazil 1998 – Beta SP NTSC – 12 Min – Portuguese with English subtitles   SYNOPSIS In this experimental short film, a naked man is sharing his intimate and human feelings with the nature when he is surprised and seduced by this other man that comes from the ocean. A sensual and lyrical “pas de deux” inspired by the Brazilian Indigenous legend of the Dolphin (in gay version), celebrating beauty and desire. 1998 BEST PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD: MOSTRA DO MUSEU DA IMAGEM E DO SOM – São Paulo CREDITS Producer: Lu Gallo, Paulo Alberton Director of Photography: Paulo Alberton Editor: Paulo Alberton Actors: Manoel Candeias, Daniel Alvin, Ricardo Iazetta Narration: Paulo Alberton Composer: Ana Luiza Fridman Singer: Monica Salmaso Art Work: Ionit Mitnik Support of: 3 Laranjas, Canal M REVIEW GMagazine review for MixBrasil Film Festival “…One of the Festival’s national highlights is the sensitive and homo-erotic videopoem Water and I, directed by Paulo Alberton…”  ...