Synopsis

The unwavering concentration of the oldest Portuguese piano tuner in activity, which has his ears as the only precision instruments to tune a grand piano with 88 musical notes and 236 cords.

Bio-filmography of the director

Mário Gajo de Carvalho has 4 university diplomas in Arts and Cinema. As a director, his best-known film is The Millionaires, which premiered and awarded at IndieLisboa, 2011; the film has toured 24 countries. His last film The Place that Remains had the world premiere as part of the 10th Berlin Directors Lounge, Contemporary Art and Media, 2014, and was screened at 10 film festivals.

 

Pedro Sousa has a degree in cinema from ESTC (national conservatory) majoring in photography and has made many film and advertising as director of photography, among other positions in image. Worked with directors such as Luís Alves de Matos, Marco Martins and João Canijo. "Silences of a gesture" is his first film as a director and it was shown in film festivals of several countries.

Cast

Fernando Gomes

Crew

Director:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho, Pedro Sousa

Producer:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho
Cinematography:

Pedro Sousa

Sound:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho Pedro Sousa
Editor:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho Pedro Florêncio

Sound design:

Mário Gajo de Carvalho