Uýra – The Rising Forest
Juliana Curi
Documentary : 72' / Eco-Sex, Colonialism, Activism, Identity, Trans

Uýra, an indigenous trans artist, travels through the Amazon Forest on a trip of self-discovery making use of performance art and ancestral callings to teach young indigenous and to face structural racism and transphobia in Brazil.


November 29 | 21h30 | Reitoria da Universidade do Porto - Casa Comum
Queer Focus

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Year: 2022

Country: Brazil, USA

Language: portuguese

Subtitles: english

With: Uýra Sodoma, Zahy Guajajara

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Juliana Curi


Juliana Curi is a filmmaker and visual artist. Graduated in journalism, she started her career at MTV developing campaigns with a strong socio-cultural impact. Since then, she has been a Bric Brooklyn Film+TV Resident, awarded by ONU Women, and her projects include the biopic of artist Uýra, Pink Intervention, in New York, and the foundation of EUETU Lab, to promote inclusion through audiovisual.   


2022 – Uýra – A Retomada da Floresta (Documentary)

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