Assenta

"Assenta” short film offers an intimate look into the village and the people of Assenta, a small local spot situated on the coast of Torres Vedras.
Using only local resources, the film captures an authentic philosophy of life.
More than a documentary, the film can be seen as a poem - following the point of view of artist & community leader João.

  • Naoyuki Matsudaira
    Director
  • ART&TUR - International Tourism Film Festival
    Producer
  • Masato Indo
    Photography
  • Jeremy Yamamura
    Editor
  • Yuko Hara
    Interpretation
  • Kentaro Murakami
    Gastronomic Advisor
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Genres:
    Travel, Biography, Ethnography, Destination, Tourism
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 23, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    Japan
  • Country of Filming:
    Portugal
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • ART&TUR - International Tourism Film Festival
    Torres Vedras
    Portugal
    October 24, 2019
    Portuguese Premiere
    Honorable Mention
Director - Naoyuki Matsudaira