Portugal, Switzerland


A clandestine neighbourhood in Lisbon wakes up to the news of a violent police raid, which took place the night before. Camila, a 7-year-old girl, goes to search of her brother. She's worried. Her brother is missing. At the same time, Jysone is in a hurry: after 6 years in jail and 5 weeks free, Jysone has finally found work and knows he can't be late. He is looking for someone who can give him a ride as he walks through the alleys of the neighbourhood, where he comes across friends and acquaintances, which delay him even more. The fate of our two protagonists will end up intersecting in the worst possible way.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Basil da Cunha

Written by: Basil da Cunha

Produced by: Edgar Medina

Cinematography: Vasco Viana

Sound: Rafael Cardoso

Cast: Jason Varela, Camila Diniz

Nominations and Awards

  • Short Film Candidates 2024