Sarah Shamash

(dis)location-Salvador

42mins | DV | Colour | Stereo | 2010 | Canada, Brazil

SYNOPSIS 

The documentary film (dis)location - Salvador, was shot on location in digital and Super 8 film in five neighbourhoods of Salvador, Brazil: 2 de Julho, Engenho Velho de Brotas, Rio Vermelho, Solar do Unhao and Plataforma. Five inhabitants from each respective neighbourhood take you on a walking tour. The journey of navigating hand drawn maps to discover life and memory in another neighbourhood is part of the artistic proposal behind the project (dis)location. 

CREDITS / TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Running time: 42mins
Screening format: Digibeta 
Shooting format: DV, Super 8 film
In Portuguese with English subtitles
Translation: Yom Shamash
Music: Lucas Santanna, Bira Santos
Sound Mix: Inaam Haq
Featuring: Alessandra Nohvais (Rio Vermelho), Anita Ferreira Sales (2 de Julho), Perinho Santana (Plataforma), Edleuza Benigno da Silva (Solar do Unhao), Antonio Augusto Ventim de Souza Britto (Engenho Velho de Brotas).
Directed, Photographed and Edited by: Sarah Shamash
Produced with a grant from: Canada Council for the Arts