Os Humores Artificiais

by Gabriel Abrantes, 2016

Wittgenstein said that the most profound problems could only be discussed in the form of jokes.

Using a mix of Hollywood aesthetics with documentary strategies, the film follows a young indigenous girl from the Xingu National Park to São Paulo, where she falls in love with a robot that also happens to be a stand-up comedian. This strange story mixes the anthropology of humor, indigenous communities, and artificial intelligence.

Directing:

Gabriel Abrantes

Scriptwriting:

Gabriel Abrantes

Cinematography:

Jorge Quintela

Sound:

Marcel Costa
Carlos Abreu

Editing:

Margarida Lucas

With:

Margarida Lucas (voice)
Patrícia Soso (voice)
Amanda Rodarte
Gilda Nomacce
Ivo Müller

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Produced by Herma Films
With the financial support of Fundação de Serralves (PT), Bienal de São Paulo (BR), Colección Inelcom (SP), ICA - Instituto do Cinema e do Audiovisual (PT)

S16mm transferred to 2K, 29min.
Color / 2.39:1 / 5.1 Dolby Sound
Language: Portuguese

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