In Case of Fire

Tomás Paula Marques

It's summer in the Portuguese countryside, where the local festivities take place. Chico is haunted by a hate crime committed in his village against a boy who was secretly close to him. Throughout this journey, Chico, pressured by his friends, tries both to follow their social standards and hide his fears and desires.

[2019] IndieLisboa - International Film Festival [Portugal]

2019, Portugal, 23’

Script: Felipe Fernandes, Francisco Sampaio, Tomás Paula Marques
Cinematography: Leonor Coelho
Sound: Alexandre Franco, Diana Neto, Marcelo Tavares
Editing: Mário Espada
Production: Milene Coroado / Lisbon Theatre and Film School (ESTC)
Cast: Hugo Leitão, Duarte Lopes, Hugo Carvalho, Constança Rosa, Pedro Baptista, Carolina Ferreira