Piove, il film di Pio / Pio’s Movie

A film by Thiago B. Mendonça

Brazil, Experimental/Biographical Documentary, 2012
15 min, HD, Color
Portuguese with English subtitles

This film was screened as a part of the 2014 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF17)

This short film preceded the screening of the feature El gran circo pobre de Timoteo (Timoteo’s Fabulous Ragged Circus)


PIOVE is not a portrait of the forgotten filmaker Pio Zamuner. It is the establishment of a relationship between two generations of directors. But who directs whom? The film has reached audiences internationally, and has received an Honorable Mention for Best Documentary at CINESUL 2013.

North American Premiere

Print Source: Memória Viva,


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