11th July : Highlights of the Day

11 July 2012
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On Wednesday, July 11, there are very good films to find out in Vila do Conde. It continues the sessions of competition (Portuguese and international) and another of the productions Campus / Estaleiro is presented (a film by João Canijo); Helvécio Marins Jr. shows his short films and talks to the audience of the festival, and at night, the Evols provide the first concert film of this year, creating an original soundtrack for films of Robert Todd (author of in Focus).

The Room One of the Teatro Municipal on this Wednesday receives several sessions of competition. In the Portuguese highlights for the first presentation of films by Leonor Noive, João Pedro Rodrigues and Possidónio Cachapa. In international competition films will be shown by Peter Peake (director of Aardman Studios), Sergio Oksman, Ben Rivers and Lisandro Alonso. In the evening session is also screened "Les Amours Perdues" starring Emmanuelle Béart.
In the afternoon, the Brazilian filmmaker Helvécio Marins Jr. shows most of his short film work, in a session at 15h. In the end, the director will talk to the audience. At night, João Canijo shows the film he made with students in the Campus / Estaleiro, "Obrigação". This project was filmed in Caxinas in Vila do Conde and closely followed the wives of fishermen. Finally, today also happens the first film-concert from films by Robert Todd, with music of the Portuguese band Evols.