Baptismo de terra

Director: Vanessa Rodrigues

Producer: Vanessa Rodrigues e Ana Cláudia Bastos



Crossing six Portuguese immigration generations in Rio de Janeiro throughout the years this film rescues oral memory by telling inspiring stories concerning diaspora but it also creates a visual document about the Portuguese identity of the brazilian wonder city, making it a character, and inspiring itself on the book "Emigrantes" by the Portuguese writer Ferreira de Castro. Logline: 6 inspiring stories on portuguese immigration in the wonder city plus a visual document on Rio de Janeiro and its Portuguese identity.