A Place in Nowhere

Portugal | 2016 | 6 minutes | Bárbara de Oliveira, João Rodrigues

One day, when the first shot was fired, everyone had to leave their homes...

Director Biography

Bárbara de Oliveira was born on December 30, 1991, in Oporto (Portugal). She studied Design and Multimedia Animation at ESTG-IPP. During her studies she directed a short called "Kilamba" that received an honorable mention at the Cinanima Festival. Then, she worked as an artistic director and created backgrounds for the short film "Fragments", directed by Jose Miguel Ribeiro. In the future, she hopes to become a storyteller.

Joao Rodrigues was born on February 15, 1993, in Lisbon (Portugal). He studied Design and Multimedia Animation at ESTG-IPP. Then, he had an intership at the animation studio Praca Filmes, where he did visual development and storyboard for the project "Nayola", now in development that will be directed by Jose Miguel Ribeiro. He was also an animator for the short films "20 Drawings and a Hug" and "Fragments", both directed by Jose Miguel Ribeiro.

  • Original Language Title: Lugar em parte nenhuma
  • Director: Bárbara de Oliveira, João Rodrigues
  • Premiere Status: North America
  • Country: Portugal
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 6 minutes
  • Producer: Ana Carina Estróia
  • Screenplay: Bárbara de Oliveira, João Rodrigues
  • Editors: Bárbara de Oliveira, João Rodrigues
  • Music: Rui de Carvalho, Filho da Mãe
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • Format: DCP
  • International Sales: AGENCIA - Portuguese Short Film Agency

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