Pra Gente Acordar – O Filme


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Branded “The Land of All Saints”, Salvador, Bahia is a place where sports, religion and love are intertwined on a daily basis.

During the World Cup 2002, two friends spend their last moments together, as one love emerges, while another one fades away.

Pra Gente Acordar (A New Dawn) is a short movie honoring Bahia’s cultural roots whilst using Gilsons tracks from their latest Album “Pra Gente Acordar”
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Written and Directed by: Pedro Alvarenga
Produced by: Cosmo Cine

Intro Voice over: Gilberto Gil narrates his poem “Prece”
Iorubá Voice over: Mãe Carmen do Gantois

CAST
Wesley Guimarães, Pedro de Rosa Morais, Bethe Leal

SUPPORTING CAST
Jackson Buguinha e Rafael Conceição, Maloka, Francisco Gil, José Gil,

Academia Champions: Eduardo Dórea, Ícaro Cloves, Anderson de Assis, Breno Luis, Caíque da Silva, João Victor Fernandes, Jorge Luis Góes, Rafael Sousa, Icaro Ridelis, Yasmin e Bernardo Nery(bebê), Luan Philippe, Marcio Alex, Douglas Santos, Bruno Gomes e Osvaldo Caique dos Santos
Banda Cortejo Afro
Gamboa: Carlos Pereira, Fabio Bonfim, Paulo Santos Silva, Victor, Mario Constantino, Felipe Teixeira, Simber, Eder e Sandro Santana

PRODUCTION
Executive Producer: Guilherme Bolo

Local Producer: Beatriz Torres e Mauricio Fontoura – Tempo Pra Tudo
Casting Producer: Beatriz Torres e Mauricio Fontoura – Tempo Pra Tudo

Creative Producer: Daniel Manzali

Director of Photography: Bernardo Negri
1st Assistant Camera: Gabriel Moska
2nd Assistant Camera: Fernando Dom
Steadicam: Bernardo Negri
Still and 2nd unit: Nino Franco

Stylist: Marie Silva e Silas Matos

Art: Alberto Pitta
Art Assistant: TeTe Porto e Pedro Felizola

Sound Direction: Victor Brasileiro

Gaffer: Carlos Alberto Silva
Key Grip: Edvando Lourinho
First Grip Assistant: Fabio Costa

Safety: Tom
Driver: Toddy

POST-PRODUCTION
Editor: Daniel Manzali

Soundtrack: José Gil, Grupo Ofá
Sound design: Day out of Time

Graphic Designer: Sebastian Chicchon / Lucas Gini

Color grading : Bleach – Sergio Pasqualino Jr.

VFX: Noize Graphics
Creative Director: Raph Paiva
Post Production Manager: Beta Reis
Creative coordination: Leonardo Louzada
VFX Supervisor: Bernardo Medeiros

Additional VFX:
Pedro “TheZakMan” Araujo

SPECIAL THANKS TO SALVADOR:

Comunidade Gamboa: Associação de moradores, Adriano e Nilton Saddam
Comunidade Solar Unhão: Associação de moradores, Delinha e Anderson
Alberto Pitta e banda Cortejo Afro
Academia Champions: Luiz Dórea e Luiz Fernando Menezes
OG Cruz
Borracharia
Grupo Ofá
Laboratório SATO

THANKS TO RIO:

Andrea Franco, André Andrade, João Sucupira, Bernardo Portella, Daniel Venosa, Gabriela Scardini, Bruna Sozzi, Izabel Lage, Luiza Faria, Marcella Veríssimo, Renata Fraga, José Alvarenga Jr.

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