Blessing Tides

Some pray to the heavens. Others find God in the sea.
“Blessing Tides” is a surf short film about the feeling of missing the Ocean.
Filmed in the Brazilian coastline and starred by some local legends of Ubatuba, the piece presents surfing as a Faith and a form of Art.

  • Bia Pinho
    Director
  • Victoria Zolli
    Director
  • Bia Pinho
    Writer
  • Victoria Zolli
    Producer
  • Carlinhos Roberto
    Key Cast
  • Gabriela Sztamfater
    Key Cast
  • Giulia Ávila
    Key Cast
  • Marry Maricy
    Key Cast
  • Renato Galvão
    Key Cast
  • Suelen Naraísa
    Key Cast
  • Wesley Leite
    Key Cast
  • Giulia Perrone
    Creative Director
  • Carlos Guedes
    Executive Producers
  • Roberta Reigado
    Executive Producers
  • Gilberto Pires
    Executive Producers
  • Bruno Querido
    Cinematographers
  • Gabriel Ferreira
    Cinematographers
  • Luigi Parisi
    Cinematographers
  • Renato Hojda
    Cinematographers
  • Jade Tzirulnik
    Set Producers
  • Gabriel Santin
    Set Producers
  • Yve Zolli
    Art Direction
  • Bia Pinho
    Edit
  • Phizzle Studio
    Edit
  • João Moreira (Marla Colour Grading)
    Color Grading
  • Luv
    Illustration + Animation
  • Pedro Montagnana (Pé Grande Pro)
    Music and Sound
  • Rafael Baptista (Pé Grande Pro)
    Music and Sound
  • Thomaz Ayres (Pé Grande Pro)
    Music and Sound
  • Pedro Montagnana
    Composer
  • Pedro Macedo
    Sound Designer/Mixer
  • Maria Helena
    Voice
  • Rafael Hernandes
    Post Production Supervisor
  • Rodrigo Parente
    Post Production Supervisor
  • Santiago Acosta Cis
    Post Production Assistants
  • Débora Barboza
    Post Production Assistants
  • Cadu Cipolla
    VFX
  • Ultra Violeta
    Production Co.
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Fé Salgada
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 42 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 1, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    2,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Brazil
  • Country of Filming:
    Brazil
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Bia Pinho, Victoria Zolli

Bia and Victoria are two Brazilian female directors, who surf.
Their passion for the sea brought them together and led them all the way into "Blessing Tides".
Bia writes and Vic produces. Together, they have a great sense for finding poetry in reality and creating sensitive storytellings, with deeper meanings of human belonging.

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