2016 Official Selection, film index

Caminho dos Gigantes

Caminho dos gigantes
Way of Giants

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

In a forest of gigantic trees, Oquirá, a six-year-old indigenous girl, will challenge her destiny and learn to understand the circle of life.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Caminho dos gigantes

    Directed by: Alois DI LEO

    Alois Di Leo was born in Lima, Peru, and grew up in São Paulo, Brasil, where he founded the SINLOGO Animation studio. He graduated from the NFTS in London with an MA in Animation Direction. His 2010 graduation film "The Boy Who Wanted to Be a Lion" was selected at several festivals around the world, including Cannes, Hiroshima, Annecy, São Paulo, and won a few awards, notably the Lotte Reiniger Award at Stuttgart. He is currently writing his first feature film.

    Country: Brazil

    Year of production: 2016

    Running time: 11 min 55 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: Alois DI LEO

    Production: SINLOGO ANIMATION, Alois DI LEO

    Distribution: SINLOGO ANIMATION, Alois DI LEO

    Artistic direction: Alois Di Leo, Henrique Lobato, Tiago Rovida

    Script: Alois Di Leo

    Storyboard: Henrique Lobato

    Sets: Gabriela Gomes

    Animation: Tiago Rovida, Henrique Lobato

    Camera: Alois Di Leo

    Compositing: Alois Di Leo

    Music: Tito La Rosa

    Sound: Daniel Turini, Fernando Henna

    Editing: Helena Maura, Alois Di Leo