Award of Excellence – “Separation Sonnet” (Brazil)

Title: Separation Sonnet
Runtime: 2 min
Country: Brazil
Director: Mauricio Andrade
Placement: Award of Excellence
Competition: June, 2022

Synopsis: Inspired by the homonyms sonnet by the Brazilian poet ‘Vinicius de Moraes’ Separation Sonnet is a short film about the separation of a couple, in which the antitheses show the impact of the loss of love in people’s lives: laughter becomes crying, it brings pain, sadness, the tragedy that causes the astonishment. How would you feel when you realize that all this transformation happens suddenly, in a brief moment.