Cesária Évora

World renowned performer Cesária Évora in a new and intimate documentary. With previously unseen footage and insights into the singer's life, the film follows her struggles and success. Cesária's voice took her from poverty to stardom but her only dream was to be free.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Film Screenings

Mar 12, 2022
7:45pm9:19pm
Mar 14, 9:00am CDT – Mar 16, 9:00am CDT
9:00am10:34am
Availability:United States
Mar 16, 2022
8:15pm9:49pm
Mar 19, 2022
5:00pm6:34pm

Credits

Director:

Ana Sofia Fonseca

Executive Producer:

Ana Sofia Fonseca

Producer:

Ana Sofia Fonseca, Irina Calado

Screenwriter:

Ana Sofia Fonseca

Cinematographer:

Vasco Viana

Editor:

Claúdia Rita Oliveira

Sound Designer:

Billyboom Sound Design, Pedro Miguel Carvalho, Rui Pereira, Sara Godinho

Music:

José M. Afonso

Principal Cast:

Advisor, Filipe Araújo, Sound, David Medina, Production, Ana Sofia Fonseca, Rosa Teixeira da Silva, Joana Lourenço, Production in Cabo Verde, Helder Lopes, Mara Costa, Associate Producers, Ricardo Freitas, Agostinho Ribeiro

Contact

Distributor:

Olivier Tournaud
olivier@cinephil.com

Public Film Contact:

Harry Vaughn
Cinephil
harry@cinephil.com
+97235664129

Publicity Contact:

Thessa Mooij
thessa@silversaltpr.com
646.637.4700

Sales Agent:

Cinephil

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Year:

2022

Premiere Status:

World Premiere

Genre:

Biography, Documentary, Music

Screening Section:

24 Beats Per Second

Screening Category:

Documentary Feature

Country:

PORTUGAL

Language:

Creole, portuguese, french, english with English Subtitles

Runtime:

94 mins