Master storyteller with an unmistakable voice, Hugo Carvana (1937-2014) recounts the trajectory of his
60-year-long career through interviews from the 70's onward. Among his stories and old movie scenes, the screen is filled with images from his days as a theatrestudent and extra in chanchadas, of his remarkable presence as an actor in Cinema Novo, of comedies and of his political activism throughout the history of the country.
Director of the short film Como Se Morre no Cinema (2002), Sol de Oro at the Biarritz Festival, and A cidade e o Poeta (2007), winner of the Brazilian Cinema Grand Prix. Carvana is her first feature.