The Second Sebastiane Latino Jury chose five films as Sebastiane Latino Award nominees:
PRAIA DO FUTURO (BRASIL-ALEMANIA)
Film Director: Karim Aïnouz
Short after facing the failure of an attempt to rescue a drowning man, Donato meets Konrad, friend of the victim. Motivated by the circumstances, Donato decides to begin a new life in Berlim, but pieces of his past are coming after him.
AMAR ES BENDITO(ARGENTINA)
Film Director:Liliana Paolinelli
CUATRO LUNAS (MEXICO)
Film Director: Sergio Toval Velarde
Four stories of love and heartbreak between men of different generations facing their conflicts and their fears.
Four stories about love and self-acceptance: An eleven year-old boy, feels attracted to his male cousin. Two college students, start a relationship that gets complicated as one of them refuses to come out. A long lasting male relationship its in serious trouble when one feels attracted to somebody else. An old family man is obsessed with a young male prostitute and tries to raise the money to afford it.
Film Director: Hilton Lacerda
1978. While the military coup that assaulted Brazil in 1964 starts to teeter, we follow a romance involving an 18 years old soldier and the cultural ringleader of an anarchist cabaret. Tattoo depicts the conflicts and reflections of a whole generation observed from a marginal perspective. Through the vantage point of the exception, the film elucidates the norm.
HOJE EU QUERO VOLTAR SOZINHO (BRASIL)
(THE WAY HE LOOKS)
Film Director:Daniel Ribeiro
Leonardo is a blind teenager searching for independence. His everyday life, the relationship with his best friend, Giovana, and the way he sees the world change completely with the arrival of Gabriel.