Catch Carolina Markowicz’s debut feature at TIFF and San Sebastian FF.↓
Carolina Markowicz’s debut feature ‘Carvão’ (‘Charcoal’) will have its World premiere in competition at TIFF, as well as a European premiere at the San Sebastian Film Festival.
Set in the Brazilian countryside, Charcoal tells the story of a family straining to care for their bedridden patriarch have their lives changed when a shady nurse offers a diabolical deal: put their elder to rest and host an Argentinian drug kingpin who urgently needs a place to hide.
“Carvao is an acid portrait of a Brazil where the naturalisation of the absurd reigns”
– Carolina Markowicz
– Stills from ‘Charcoal’ –