GRIÔS

The documentary GRIÔS addresses the issue of black ancestry in a union between ancestral Africa and Brazil. Held during the Festival Plant of Art, Culture and Creative Economy, an initiative that proposes to expose the construction of activities of elaboration, production. The documentary GRIÔS captured totally online is composed of Lives, interviews and archival images. The recordings took place through mobile phone, notebook and video camera and screen capture programs. During the festival activities the guests will address topics on the relevance of our intangible heritage, material and independent so that the heritage of the ancestors are recognized by future generations bringing stories of struggles and achievements each one being narrator of their experience thus becoming GRIÔS

  • Uilson França
    Director
  • Uilson França
    Writer
  • Regis Santos
    Producer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    GRIÔS
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 3 minutes 6 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 30, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Brazil
  • Country of Filming:
    Brazil
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    hd
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Uilson França

Cineasta, roteirista, produtor e educador social, Uilson França realizou filmes documentário de longa e curta metragem, series de ficção e de documentário. Inicia sua trajetória no Studio Fatima Toledo na década de 90, entrando em contato com a arte cinematográfica. Dirigiu filmes como Pelas estradas dos teatros levando cidadania, Mundo trans, O jogo a rabeca e o tridente e Pandemia Branca entre outros. Em 2021 realiza o documentário Griôs de temática afro ancestral revelando um mundo de cultura e luta.

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