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A Dame to Kill, A Dame to Live

Former mobster Dog has his quiet night interrupted as Miller, a wanted criminal, walks into the bar he's in and begins flirting with his beloved Zoe.

  • Leonardo Costa
    Director
  • Majo Campo
    Writer
  • Majo Campo
    Producer
  • Kimberlly Atanazio
    Producer
  • Anderson Martins
    Key Cast
    "Dog"
  • Júlia Beltran
    Key Cast
    "Zoe"
  • Thais Pimentel
    Key Cast
    "Aline"
  • Emílio Phoenix
    Key Cast
    "Gonzaga"
  • Roberto Leão
    Key Cast
    "Ferreira"
  • Lucas Miranda
    Key Cast
    "Miller"
  • Alexandre Dias
    Assistant Director
  • Gabriel Meloni
    Director of Photography
  • Saint Sulyvan
    Assistant of Photography
  • Yuri Veroneze
    Gaffer
  • Tiago Fiszbejn
    Production Design
  • Camilla Saraiva
    Production Design
  • Amanda Doria
    Assistant of Art
  • Gabriella Abrahão
    Make-up & Special Effects
  • William Filgueira
    Boom Operator
  • Gabriel Meloni
    Film Editing
  • Majo Campo
    Film Editing
  • Felipe Barrios Pulecio
    Animation
  • Majo Campo
    Animation
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Uma Dama para Viver, Uma Dama para Morrer
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, Noir, Crime
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 15, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    100 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Brazil
  • Country of Filming:
    Brazil
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Black & White
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Tropic Film Festival
    Agrestina, Pernambuco
    Brazil
    March 12, 2022
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Leonardo Costa

Leonardo Costa is an economist with a postgraduate degree in Cinema from the Latin American Film Institute. He excelled in other related courses in the cinema field and studied the method acting and directing at the Stanislavski Institute. He has written, produced and directed some short films, with official selections and awards at film festivals around the world. He stands out for the depth of his narratives, using elements from psychology and psychoanalysis to build characters and explore the performance of actors.

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