Award of Merit – “Cacophony” (Portugal)

Title: Cacophony
Runtime: 3 min
Country: Portugal
Director: Nuno Barbosa
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: December, 2021

Synopsis: A Sound Engineer’s recording session at the city park comes to an unexpected halt. His hearing is a jumbled mess and nothing sounds as it should. The experience leaves him increasingly frustrated, but the mystery of his sudden condition lays deep within him.