Portugal 2019, 15 min, Portuguese and Pashto, Hebrew & English subtitles
Revisited from the distance of years, the mythical character of “the whistle man”, who used to frequent the Portuguese sea-side and gather children around him, is a hazy mix of charming and sinister. Who was he? And why does footage uncovered by the director 30 years later raise so many questions?
With the support of the Embassy of Portugal
Screened as part of Shorts Competition 3: Eye and Spirit
Previous Festivals: IDFA