A Present Light
Diogo Costa Amarante
Fiction : 19' / Trans, Sex Work

On a rainy night, a sad man leaves his home to deliver a letter to someone who recently left him. At a corner, he meets a woman who warns him about the slippery road.


September 21 | 18h30 | Cinema São Jorge - Sala 3
Short Film Competition

/ Details

Year: 2021

Country: Portugal

Language: Portuguese

Subtitles: English

With: Diana Neves Silva, João Castro, Gustavo Sumpta, Luís Miguel Cintra

/ Direction

Diogo Costa Amarante


Diogo Costa Amarante is a Portuguese filmmaker. He studied Documentary Film and Cinematography at Escola Superior de Cinema i Audiovisuals de Catalunya and finished a Master of Fine Arts in Film Production at the New York University - Tisch School of the Arts. He is currently preparing his first feature film.

Photo: João Brites


2021 - Luz de Presença (Short Film)
2016 - Cidade Pequena (Short Film)
2014 - As Rosas Brancas (Short Film)
2011 - Down Here (Short Film)
2009 - Barcelona Film Project: We Have Legs/Time Flies (Short Documentary)
2009 - En Enero, Quizás (Short Documentary)
2008 - Jumate / Jumate (Short Documentary)


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