Private Project


One winter night, the sea threatens once again the tower block where two neighbours live.
The next day, their children come to prompt them to leave everything behind.

  • Francisco Dias
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 9 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 14, 2023
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
    Yes - Escola das Artes - Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Distribution Information
  • Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Escola das Artes (Jaime Neves -
Director Biography - Francisco Dias

Francisco Dias was born in 1999 in Porto, Portugal. In
2019, he lived and studied in Norway. In 2020, he
completed the Bachelor's in Sound and Image and in
2023 the Master's in Cinema at Universidade Católica
Portuguesa, having obtained scholarships for both
Rooted in his culture and personal experiences, his
􀃥lms focus on coming of age, human relationships and
landscape. I Don't Like 5 PM, winner of the Take One!
competition at Curtas Vila do Conde International Film
Festival, and Coast stand out in his 􀃥lmography.

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