Prometo Um Dia

Prometo um Dia Deixar Essa Cidade / I Swear I’ll Leave This Town

A film by Daniel Aragão

This film was screened as a part of the 2016 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF19)

With director Daniel Aragão in Attendance

Prometo Um Dia


Brazil, Thriller, 2014
90 min, Color
Portuguese with English subtitles

After an extended stint in a rehabilitation center, Joli returns home. Her father Antônio is a famous politician in town and is particularly concerned about her behavior and reintegration into society. This is where father and daughter will try to restore their broken ties.

Regional Premiere!prometo-um-dia/c1s26

About the director

Daniel AragaoDaniel Aragão, born in Recife, is one of the most active directors of the new generation in Pernambuco, Brazil. His first feature film BOA SORTE, MEU AMOR accumulated numerous awards all over the world, including the Young Jury Award for Best Film at the 2012 Locarno Film Festival. His short films have won awards at many festivals around the world including Hamburg, Locarno, Clermont-Ferrand and IDFA. In 2007, he was invited by the Berlin Film Festival to take part in Berlinale Talents.



Producer: Daniel Aragão, Jefferson Cavalcanti, Mariana Jacob
Production Companies: Cicatrix Filmes
Screenwriter: Daniel Aragão
Cinematographer: Pedro Sotero
Editor: Daniel Aragão
Sound Design: Daniel Aragão
Music: Bernie Worrell
Cast: Bianca Joy Porte, Zécarlos Machado, Sérgio Marone, Ana Moreira, Albert Tenório, Sebastião Formiga, Luiz Carlos Miele

Print Source: FiGa Films,