Brazil 2018, 15 min, Portuguese, Hebrew & English subtitles
As they walk down the runway, the 4-to-5-year-old contestants of Mini Miss Baby Brazil beauty pageant don’t really understand why they needed to have their hair styled or their faces made up, or how come they got to ride in a limousine. “I’m nothing like a Barbie”, one of the girls says. “Barbies are quiet, and I’m not”.
Previous Festivals:True / False
Shorts Competition 3 - HabitatSun 20.05 14:45 Cinemateque 2 Filmmaker Present
Shorts Competition 3 - HabitatTue 22.05 15:30 Cinemateque 2 Filmmaker Present
Production Company: Desvia
Editing: Rachel Daisy Ellis, Pedro Melo, Eva Randolph
Cinematography: Pedro Urano
Rachel Daisy Ellis lives and works in Recife, Brazil. Rachel is a creative producer whose films have all been screened in competition at important festivals including IDFA, Rotterdam, Venice, Locarno & Toronto, winning over 100 awards and critical acclaim. MINI MISS is her first film as director.