Nos cortaron las piernas (2024)
doc. exp. 8’ | Germany

(EN) The Mourning
(DE) Die Trauer

Concept / Editing / Image and Sound
Bruno Christofoletti Barrenha

Sinopsis: The paradoxical range of emotions of ‘hinchas’ (football fans) on the day of the death of Argentine icon Diego Maradona in November 2020. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, millions of people gathered around the world to pay their last respects and mourn, as if in a collective catharsis, the passing of such an emblematic figure.

Made with the support of Der Senator für Kultur Bremen through its project funding Junge Szene / Subkultur.

World premiere at the 9. Filmfest Bremen (10. – 14.04.2024)
within the block “Greetings from Absurdistan – Kurzfilme Bremen und umzu”

Also screened at
36. Filmfest Dresden – International Short Film Festival (Germany)
Special Programme “Open Air 9: Protest and Resistance”