Works of any genre and nationality. A varied selection of titles that set trends at a global level, whether in fiction or animation or the documentary genre. Experienced filmmakers share this space with up-and-coming directors: short films that arrive at Curtocircuíto backed by multiple awards received in international festivals, and new works that Curtocircuíto wishes to promote.

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Teatro Principal

Length: 73m 45s

How to disappear

How to disappear

Leonhard Müllner, Robin Klengel, Michael Stumpf

  • 2020
  • 21:00
  • Austria
  • ANI, DOC
  • COL

Is it possible to desert in a shooter game? Following this question, How to Disappear reflects on war and play, discipline and disobedience. For the history of defiance is as old as the history of war – and yet the act of desertion goes beyond the game’s space of action. Shot in the martial yet picturesque war landscapes of the online shooter Battlefield V.

A chuva acalanta a dor

Rain Hums a Lullaby to Pain

Leonardo Mouramateus

  • 2020
  • 28:00
  • Portugal, Brasil
  • FIC, EXP
  • COL

In the year 74 BC, Titus Lucretius Carus, a young man with bold ideas, tries to convince his friend Memio that moving to the city of Rome to study is a total waste of time. Years later, Lucretius returns from the capital. Trying to find a balance between his explanations of the natural world and his emotional experience of it, Lucretius lives a deep and troubled passion with his foreign wife, Isa.

Spanish Premiere



Laura Huertas Millán

  • 2019
  • 24:45
  • Colombia
  • EXP, DOC
  • COL

The elaboration ritual of green coca powder (called mambe or Jíibie) unveils an ancestral myth of kinship. In the Múrui-Muina Amazonian community, the coca plant is not a product but a sacred interlocutor, the beating heart of a collective body.