Mute Utopia

Julio Matos

Shorts Competition International premiere

The democratization of the media in Brazil through the history of Radio Muda, the longest-running free radio station that challenged the system to defend freedom of expression. A first-person narrative, the film is based on archive material from the director himself, who was an activist and programme maker for Radio Muda at the beginning of the 21st century.

This short film is part of the programme Shorts: Wind of Resistance, curated together with Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen

Nominated for the Shorts Competition award
All nominations

Credits

Director
Julio Matos
Producer
Coraci Ruiz, Hidalgo Romero
Year
2023
Country of production
Brazil
Type
Documentary, Short
Duration
20 minutes
Spoken language
Portuguese
Subtitles
EN
Production company
Laboratório Cisco
World Sales
Laboratório Cisco