Log in

Piscina (46 Awards)


Project information

Talent Leandro Goddinho
Role of participant Director
Director Leandro Goddinho
Producer Cinema Transgenero
Screenwriter Leandro Goddinho
Status finished

Production details

Running time 29 min
Genre Drama
Year of production 2016
Country of Production Brazil
Production Company
Cinema Transgenero
Website https://www.facebook.com/shortfilmpool/

still / picture for Piscina (46 Awards)
still / picture for Piscina (46 Awards)
still / picture for Piscina (46 Awards)


On a quest to understand her grandmother's past, Claudia meets Marlene, an old woman who's created an homage to her memories inside an empty pool.

Piscina (Pool) is about gay persecution during the Nazi period and the achievement of LGBT civil rights in contemporary History.

Participation in international festivals / awards

... more than 140 Film Festival selections
22nd Palm Springs International Short Fest
50th Viña del Mar Inter. Film Festival
30th EIFF - Edmonton Inter. Film Festival
39th Mill Valley Film Festival
27th New York’s LGBT Film Festival
26th Curta Cinema - Festival Inter. de Curtas do Rio de Janeiro
27th Lesbisch Schwule Filmtage Hamburg
24th Festival Mix Brasil de Cultura e Diversidade
32nd LGBT Film Festival in Ljubljana
26º Melbourne Queer Film Festival
19th Sarasota Film Festival
26th Arizona International Film Festival
27th Inside Out - Toronto LGBT Film Festival
11th TLVFest – Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival
35th OUTFEST – Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival
28th São Paulo International Short Film Festival
Iris Prize 2017 – United Kingdom
26th Heartland Film Festival
12th Orlando Film Festival
21st Roze Filmdagen
25th San Diego Latino Film Festival
42nd Cleveland International Film Festival
8th FICIP Festival Internacional de Cine Político
18th Korea Queer Film Festival /South Korea
25th Gaze Inter. LGBT Film Festival Dublin
13th Macon Film Festival
42nd Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt
36th REELING – Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival
... Among others