Giovanna Giovanini & Rodrigo Boecker • Brazil • 2018 • 85 min.
Susana is an athlete and mother of three, diagnosed in 2005 with Multiple System Atrophy, a low life expectancy degenerative disease. Facing an uncertain future, Susana finds herself in a difficult dilemma between resuming broken relationships with her children and mother or pursuing a feat unique to the sport.
"A Day for Susana" portrays the lonely journey of a woman who, living extremity, has to decide between her individual freedom and family in the midst of a race for survival.
María Vera EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Giovanna Giovanini DIRECTOR PHOTOGRAPHY
Rodrigo Boecker SOUND DESIGN
Rodrigo Boecker ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK
Nastasha Kowalski EDITING
Giovanna Giovanini CONSULTANT EDITORS
Cory Rizos COLOR GRADING
Gustavo Nasr GRAPHIC DESIGN
GRANTS & LABS
Miradas Doc Market. Spain (2014)
Latin American Fund, Tribeca Film Institute. U.S (2015)
DocsMX. Mexico (2015)
DocSP Lab. Brazil (2015)
This Human World, Int'l Human Rights Film Festival. Austria (2018)
Mostra Internacional de Cinema de São Paulo. Brazil (2018)
Havana Film Festival. Cuba (2018)
Atlanta Film Festival. U.S. (2019)
Gdańsk DocFilm Festival. Poland (2019)
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