22 Jul

The Trial

19:30 HS / Sala Zitarrosa


A behind-the-scenes look at the impeachment trial of Brazil’s first female President. This film – a tale of betrayal and corruption – witnesses the profound political crisis and the collapse of the democratic institutions.

Director: Maria Augusta Ramos / Producer: Maria Augusta Ramos / Production company: Nofoco Filmes Produções Cinematográficas LTDA / Executive production: Maria Augusta Ramos / Cinematography: Alan Schvarsberg / Edition: Karen Akerman / Sound: Marta Lopes

Country: Brazil, Germany, Netherlands / Year: 2018 / Duration: 140' / Format: DCP

Awards and festivals:

Awards: Best Film at Visions du Reél Film festival and at Documenta Madrid. Audience Award at Berlinale Panorama. Audience Award and Best Film by the jury of the Silvestre session, IndieLisboa. Festivals: Berlinale (premiere), It’s all true, Visions du Reél, Documenta Madrid, Toronto Hotdocs, Sheffield Doc/Fest, DokMunchen, Indie Lisboa.


You can buy your ticket for this movie for $UY 150 in tickantel or in the box office.
Participants accredited to DocMontevideo and holders of the Documentary Week Pass have free access presenting their credential.

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