Tupi Tour

Explores the presence of indigenous words in everyday Sao Paulo.
Run time 09'10" - Co-Director/Director of Photography/Camera Operator.
Spoken in Portuguese. 1992 – U-Matic – 09'00".

Prizes: “Prêmio Estímulo” of the Culture Secretary of the State of São Paulo, Humor Video Award – Júri Popular at the 18º Guarnicê de Cine e Vídeo Festival 1995 (São Luis - MA – Brazil) and Best Vídeo at the Cuiabá Festival 1994 (Cuiabá – MT – Brazil).

My first-directed video produced in 1994. This well humored fictional short takes you on an indigenous linguistic tour of Portuguese in and around the hustling city of Sao Paulo.

The short feature was selected as winner of “Prêmio-Estímulo” (1991) awarded by the Secretary of State of Culture of Sao Paulo, winner of the Best Humor Video- by popular vote - in the 18th Guarnicê Cine Video awards of 1995 (Sao Luis – MA - Brazil) and winner of Best Video Award in the Cuiaba Festival (Cuiabá – MT - Brazil) in 1994.