Youkali – Em Busca de Refúgio (Financing)

Synopsis: Chico, a Congolese journalist that exposed crimes committed against miners, loses sight of his wife while fleeing to Brazil. Here, he meets Clara, teacher that fights against the mining company that caused his brother disappearance at Mariana’s tragedy. Devastated, both cannot start their lives again until they find out where their loved ones are.

Selected for the 3˚French-Brazilian Script Lab in 2019. Mentored by François Sauvagnares, Corinne Klomp, Didier Lacoste and Jean-Marie Chevent

Genre: Fiction
Format: Feature film
Duration: 90’
Status: Development

Direction: Jeferson De
Screenwriter: Fernando Honesko
Producer: André Sobral
Co-production: Abrolhos Filmes, Querosene Filmes, RT Features and Buda Filmes

Category: Entertainment, fiction, cinema, development, national