10th july : Highlights of the Day

10 July 2012
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On the fourth day of the Curtas 2012, the Festival kicks off in strength with the International Competition (in the main room). There are new screenning of the Portuguese and European Panoramas, the competition of Take One! and it starts the In Focus retrospective on Robert Todd. Finally, it is screened the unique session of the music videos competition.

By early afternoon, the Portuguese Panorama shows some Portuguese films that have premiered in other festivals. The session will screen films by Pedro Brito, Cláudia Varejão, Paulo Abreu e João Rui Guerra da Mata. At night, the second session of the Portuguese Competition is screened with new films by Filipa César, Mariana Gaivão, Ico Costa and Miguel Fonseca. With all the films shown at the sessions of the International Competition, this is a day of great short films.
Already in the evening, there is a film session on the American experimental filmmaker Robert Todd. It is a good opportunity to see small and poetic films that reinvent our look towards the world. Also at night, is shown in a single session of music videos, in a selection of films that show us that the music video can be much more than a commercial vehicle.