Body Electric

Script Station 2015

Project information

Talent Marcelo Caetano
Role of participant Screenwriter, Director and Producer
Director Marcelo Caetano
Producer Beto Tibiriçá, Marcelo Caetano, Anna Muylaert, Ivan Melo
Screenwriter Marcelo Caetano, Gabriel Domingues, Hilton Lacerda.
Status finished

Production details

Running time 95 min
Genre Drama
Year of production 2017
Country of Production Brazil


The summer is coming and Elias has been dreaming of the sea a lot. In the factory where he works, his responsibilities increase as the holiday season approaches. After one more night working overtime, Elias and the workers decide to go out for some beer. That is when new encounters and desires open his horizons.

still / picture for Body Electric
still / picture for Body Electric
still / picture for Body Electric

Participation in international festivals / awards

Rotterdam International Film Festival, 2017 (world premiere)
Le Film Français, Sofia Films and Habanero Awards in Ventana Sur Primer Corte Competition, 2016 (post-production)
Script Station, Berlinale Talents, 2015 (script development)


EliasKelner Macêdo
WellingtonLucas Andrade
FernandoWelket Bungué
CarlaAna Flavia Cavalcanti
ArthurRonaldo Serruya


Still PhotographBarbara Wagner
CameraAndrea Capella
EditorFrederico Benevides
Art DirectorMaira Mesquita
CostumesFlora Rebollo


Name Maren Kroymann
Company m-appeal