Iris Prize 2018

Profane Cow (Vaca Profana)

DIRECTOR: René Guerra
PRODUCER: Juliana Vicente
WRITER: Gabriela Amaral Almeida
Brazil, 16 mins

When Ana Maria makes plans to leave Brazil for Italy, trans woman Nadia agrees to take custody. Being a mother is something she has always dreamt of, and she adores the child, but a change of plans threatens to jeopardise her dreams.

Iris Prize Shorts Programme 2 | Cineworld, Screen 15 | 12pm, Wednesday 10 Oct

René Guerra is a director and screenwriter. He is a graduate of both the Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado (FAAP) the University of Campinas (Unicamp).