The Beginning of Life

Director: 
Estela Renner
Cinematography: 
Janice D’Ávila
Sound: 
Ed Côrtes
Editing: 
Jordana Berg
Production: 
Maria Farinha Filmes
Country: 
Duration: 
120Min
Year of production: 
2016
Movies language: 
Subtitles language (s): 
Schedule: 
Mon, 27/03/2017 -
19:00 to 21:00
Location: 
CIVA
Debate following the screening with: 

UNICEF, Catherine Joie (moderator)

 

Synopsis: 

The Beginning of Life invites to reflect: are we taking good care of this unique moment, which defines both the present and future of humankind? The first years of life play a crucial role in the fulfilment of the child and in his future success.

Bio Director: 

Estela Renner is a brazilian producer and director. She lived in the United States for seven years, where she obtained a Master’s degree in Motion Pictures. Returning to Brazil, she dedicates her work efforts to helping promote social and environmental changes through movies. She wrote and directed Way Beyond Weight (2012), a documentary on the epidemic of childhood obesity, and Target Market: Kids, dealing with the effects of advertising on children.