The real places are not on the map

Back in my first home, the memories I kept of my childhood were mixed with the memories of my grandmother Luísa. The portrait of her daily life will be the starting point to construct the family album that never existed.

  • João Araió
    Director
  • João Araió
    Writer
  • Luísa Pinto
    Writer
  • João Araió
    Producer
  • Luísa Pinto
    Key Cast
  • João Araió
    Director of Photography
  • João Araió
    Film Editor
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Os verdadeiros lugares não estão no mapa
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 13 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 13, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    Brazil
  • Country of Filming:
    Brazil
  • Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - João Araió

João Araió is a journalist, poet and visual artist. He is based in Rio de Janeiro and joined collectives working in community communication, cultural production, human rights and popular education. He directed the short film “The real places are not on the map” and co-directed the virtual reality short documentary “Decolonize your eyes”, displayed during the UN General Assembly. The focus of his work is the research of narratives, daily life and legacy of traditional, peripheral and diaspora communities.

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