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Golden Mountain
Golden Mountain

by Cassandra Oliveira

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Golden Mountain

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FEATURES / GOLDEN MOUNTAIN

GOLDEN MOUNTAIN

Documentary. 54min. Directed by Cassandra Oliveira. 2021. Brazil

“Golden Mountain” is a documentary that presents the enchanted and cruel universe of the recent gold race in the Amazon, through the stories told by the people who cross Brazil in order to work in the gold mines of Amapá.

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FIM - Festival Imagem-Movimento (Brazil)

The Paus Premiere Festival (England, United Kingdom)

T.I.F.A.Tietê International Film Awards HONORABLE MENTION (Brazil)

The 4th Meihodo International Youth Visual Media Festival (New York, United States)

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Cassandra Oliveira

Cassandra Oliveira (Brazil, 1980) is from Bahia, resident in Amapá for 18 years, documentary filmmaker, graduated from the International School of Film and TV of San Antonio de los Baños - EICTV-Cuba (2013). She has been working with cinema since 2004, in the execution of the Image-Movement Festival (FIM), where she stayed until 2009, and with video production workshops in Amapá, Amazon, Brazil. In 2012, she participated in the project development meeting Nuevas Miradas - Cuba, with the documentary project “GARIMPO”, about the migration of Brazilians to French Guiana to work in clandestine gold mines. Since then, she carries out investigations and develops audiovisual projects on the theme of mining on the Amazon frontier. She directed several documentaries both in Cuba and in Brazil. Currently, Cassandra develops cinematographic projects for the film production company Castanha Filmes.

FILMOGRAPHY

2017   Mazagão – Porta do Mar   

2015   Encantes – histórias de Laranjal do Maracá 

2013   La Gran Aventura 

2012   Piedra de los Sueños 

2012   Reticências 

2012   Todavía 

2005   Paraíso-Precipício