23rd EDITION | BOLOGNA OCTOBER 2023 | MODENA NOVEMBER 2023

MY UNCLE JOSÉ

(Meu Tio Josè) by Ducca Rios, Brazil, 2021, 99' Original version with Italian subtitles The film is based on the true story of the death of José, a member of the left-wing party who participated in the kidnapping of Charles Elbrick, the American Ambassador to Brazil, in 1969. José lived in exile for ten years before returning to Brazil, where he was killed. The case remained unsolved. José's youngest grandson, Adonias, is writing an essay for school on these very topics, while simultaneously dealing with his family's grief and the anguish of the unknown. Entrance with ticket, pass and accreditation