This documentary profiles cinematographer Hélio Silva (1929-2004), the man behind the photography of important landmarks in Brazilian film, such as Rio 40 Graus [Rio 100 Degrees F.] (Nelson Pereira dos Santos, 1955) and Navalha na Carne [Razor in the Flesh] (Braz Chediak, 1970), as well as 70 other feature films.
The film includes interviews with Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Pedro Carlos Rovai, Carlos Ebert, Nonato Estrela, Otávio Bezerra and Severino Dadá, as well as archive interviews with Hélio Silva himself (carried out by Marcia Derraik and Otávio Bezerra).
Brazil, 2011, 25 min, HD
|Executive Producers||Angelo Defanti
|Line Producer||Angelo Defanti|
|Cinematographers||José Eduardo Limongi
|Sound Department||Bernardo Marquez
|Color Grading||Fabrício Batista|