Director

Bruno Carboni

1 Film in collection

Bruno Carboni (born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, 1988) graduated in cinema at PUCRS in 2008 and completed a master’s degree in 2020, where he developed a thesis on the subject of otherness and cinema. He works as an editor, screenwriter and director. Bruno edited more than 20 short films such as Damiana by Andrés Pulido (70th Cannes film festival, competition) and 10 feature films including Castanha by Davi Pretto (64th Berlinale forum), Beira-mar (Seashore) by Filipe Matzembacher & Marcio Reolon (65th Berlinale forum), Rifle by Davi Pretto (67th Berlinale forum), among others. His first short film as a director Quarto de espera (Waiting Room, 2009), co-directed with Davi Pretto, was selected by more than 25 festivals and his first solo short film O Teto Sobre Nós (The Roof Above Us, 2015) had its world premiere at the 68th Locarno film festival – Leopards of tomorrow competition. Bruno was selected in important events such as Locarno filmmakers academy 2015 and Berlinale talents 2016. O Acidente (The Accident) is his first feature project, co-written with Marcela Bordin and it was selected for Torino film lab scriptlab 2018.

Filmography

2021 O ACIDENTE
2015 O TETO SOBRE NÓS (The Roof Above Us, short)
2012 GARRY (short)
2009 QUARTO DE ESPERA (Waiting Room, short)



O Acidente (2021)

The cyclist Joana is involved in an odd accident, where she is carried on the hood of a car for a block. Joana leaves unharmed and decides to hid this incident from her partner Cecilia. When a strange video of the accident emerges, Joana's omission is exposed. She starts little by little to get involved in the life of the family who run over her. More