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Under the Influence

Under the Influence

20' minutes

Sinopsis

Laura is on a vacation with her friends for the weekend in a luxurious and isolated house. The group decide to take a hallucinogenic drug and seem to become absorbed by their nature surroundings. However, after a strange encounter at night, Laura is having trouble facing reality.

Director

Cast

  • Odete
  • João Abreu
  • Alexander David
  • Script

    Ricardo Branco
  • Cinematography

    Joana Fernandes
  • Art Direction

    Laura Martins
  • Sound Director

    Marcelo Tavares
  • Editing

    Laura Martins
  • Distribution

    Promenade
  • Coproduction

    Muiraquitã Filmes

Info

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Awards & Festivals

  • Official Competition Queer Lisbon

    2022

  • Official Selection Frameline47 San Francisco International LGBTQ+ Film Festival

    2023

  • Official Selection Gaze International LGBTQIA Film Festival

    2023

  • Official Selection Frames Portuguese Film Festival

    2023

  • Official Competition Shortcutz Lisbon

    2023

  • Official Selection Reel Affirmations - Washington DC International LGBTQ Film Festival

    2023

  • Nominee Best Art Direction Prémios Curtas

    2023

  • Nominee Best Sound Prémios Curtas

    2023

  • Nominee Best Special Effects Prémios Curtas

    2023

  • Best Short Film of November Shortcutz Lisbon

    2023