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Venues

Columbia College

Friday – Nov. 3 – 6:00 PM
Film: Little Secret (O Pequeno Segredo)
Director: David Schurmann / Drama / 2016 / 107 min

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Address
Film Row – 8th Floor
1104 S. Wabash Ave. – 8th Floor
Chicago, IL

Saturday – Nov. 4 – 3:00 PM
The Invisible Collection (Original title: A Coleção Invisível)
Director: Bernard Attal / Drama / 2012 / 89 min
Preceded by Short Film: Mar de Dentro
Free screening


Address
Sherwood Conservatory – Room 104
1312 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL

Program Details: Q & A:  Humberto Neiva, MOSTRA VIII Shorts Program Curator and Program Curator  Espaço Itaú Augusta.

 

Sunday – Nov. 12 – 4:30 PM
Film: Soulbound
Original title: Teus Olhos Meus
Director: Caio Soh / Drama / 105 min / 2011
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Address:
Film Row – 8th Floor
1104 S. Wabash Ave. – 8th Floor
Chicago, IL

Program Details: Closing Reception with entertainment by a Brazilian musical Group. Greetings: Marcelo Sabatés, Dir. Global Affairs Office. Q & A with Director Caio Sóh.

Roosevelt University

Sunday – Nov. 5 – 5:00 PM

After the Rain (Depois da Chuva)
Directors: Claudio Marques and Marilha Hughes Guerreiro
Romance / 95 min / 2013
Preceded by Short Film: Sanã (Sanã)
Free screening

Sunday – Nov. 5 – 7:00 PM
Restless Love (Amores Urbanos)
Director: Vera Egito / Comedy / 115 min / 2016
Preceded by Short Film: When the Days were Endless (Quando os Dias Eram Eternos)
Free screening

Address for both screenings
Wabash Building
425 S. Wabash Ave. – Room 611
Chicago, IL
Program Details: Q & A with Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Shorts Curator
Northeastern Illinois University

Monday – Nov. 6 – 2:00 PM

Film: Not Even in a Wildest Dream (Nunca Me Sonharam)
Director: Cacau Rhoden Documentary / 90 min / 2017
Preceded by Short Film: Naiá e a Lua (Naiá and the Moon)
Free screening

Address
Student Union (“Golden Eagles”) – Room 103
5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Program Details:Q & A with Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Shorts Curator
DePaul University Chicago

Tuesday – Nov. 7 – 6:00 PM

Film: Fountain of Youth (Fonte da Juventude)
Director: Estevão Ciavatta Documentary / 40 min / 2016
Preceded by Short film: Mother of Pearl (Madrepérola)
Free screening


Address
Richard M. and Maggie C. Daley Building – Room LL102
College of Communication Auditorium
247 S State Street, Chicago, IL

Program Details: Youth & Health Panel with: Dr. Howard Rosing, Executive Director, Steans Center for Community-based Service Learning and Community Service Studies at DePaul University; and Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & Shorts Curator.

Purdue University
Monday – November 13, 2017 – 6:00 PM

Film: The Violin Teacher (Original Title: Tudo que Aprendemos Juntos)
Director: Sergio Machado Music Drama / 102 min / 2015
Preceded by Short Film: Naiá and the Moon (Naiá e a Lua)
Free Screening

Address
Library Auditorium
3200 Cold Spring Road
Indianapolis, IN 46222 (free parking)
Program Details: Q&A with Juliana Varella, Brazilian Film Critic
The Second City
Friday – November 17, 2017 – 6:00 PM

Film: The Cambridge Squatter (Original title: Era o Hotel Cambridge)
Director: Eliane Caffe Drama / Time: 99 min / 2016
Free screening

Address
230 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL
2nd Floor

Program Details: Q&A: Juliana Varella, Brazilian Film Critic
Loyola University

Wednesday – November 8, 2017 – 6:00 PM

Film: The Way He Looks (Original: Hoje eu Quero Voltar Sozinho)
Director: Daniel Ribeiro Romance / 96 min / 2014
Preceded by Short Film Choices (Escolhas)


Address
Mundelein Center – 2nd Floor
1020 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL

Program details
Q & A with Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Shorts Curator

Saturday – November 11, 2017 – 3:00 PM

Film: Two Sons of Francisco (Original title: Dois Filhos de Francisco)
Director: Breno Silveira Historical Drama / 132 min / 2005
Preceded by Short Film: Where is the Circus (Cadê o Circo)
Free Screening

Piper Hall – 2nd Floor
970 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL
Program Details: Q&A: Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú and MOSTRA VIII Short Films Curator.
The University of Chicago
Thursday – November 9, 2017 – 5:15 PM

Film: The Cambridge Squatter (Original title: Era o Hotel Cambridge)
Director: Eliane Caffe Drama / Time: 99 min / 2016
Preceded by Reception and Short Film: Rosinha (Rosinha)
Free Screening

Address

Social Science Research, Room 122
1226 E. 59th Street
Chicago, IL


Program Details: 
Q & A: Award-winning editor, Márcio Hashimoto and program curator of Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Shorts Curator, Humberto Neiva.
Farragut Career Academy IB World High School

Friday – November 10, 2017 – 2:00 PM

Film: Not Even in a Wildest Dream (Original title: Nunca Me Sonharam)

Director: Cacau Rhoden Documentary / 90 min / 2017
Preceded by Short Film: Naiá e a Lua (Naiá and the Moon)
Free screening
Address
2345 S. Christiana Ave.
Chicago, IL
Program Details: Q & A: Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Short Films Curator.
Northwestern University
Friday – November 10, 2017 – 6:30 PM

Film: The Violin Teacher (Original title: Tudo Que Aprendemos Juntos)
Director: Sergio Machado Music Drama / 102 min / 2015
Preceded by Short Film:  Naiá e a Lua (Naiá and the Moon)
Free screening


Address
Harris Hall – Room 107
1881 Sheridan Rd.
Evanston, IL (free parking after 4:00 PM)
Program details: Q&A: Élzio Vieira, actor; Márcio Hashimoto, Editor; Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Short Films Curator.
Marian University

Tuesday – November 14, 2017 – 2:00 PM

Film: Two Sons of Francisco (Original title: Dois Filhos de Francisco)
Director: Breno Silveira Historical Drama / 132 min / 2005
Free screening


Address
2345 S. Christiana Ave.
Chicago, IL


Program Details: 
Q & A: Humberto Neiva, Program Curator Espaço Itaú & MOSTRA VIII Short Films Curator.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Wednesday – November 15, 2017 – 3:30 PM

Free screening
Presentation of Children’s Animation Program


Address
SPURLOCK MUSEUM
600 S Gregory St.
Urbana, IL

Wednesday – November 15, 2017 – 6:00 PM

Film: Two Sons of Francisco (Original Title: Dois Filhos de Francisco)
Director: Breno Silveira Historical Drama / 132 min / 2005
Preceded by Short Film: Where is the Circus (Cadê o Circo)


Address
English Building – Room 304
608 S Wright St.
Urbana, IL

Program Details: Q&A: Juliana Varella, Brazilian Film Critic