Private Desert (Deserto Particular)
Daniel, a 40 years old police officer, has been suspended and is under internal investigation. When Sara, his internet love, suddenly disappears, Daniel decides to go across the country to find her. He meets there a mysterious man, who offers to put him in touch with her, however under very specific conditions…
Where lies the border between love and personal freedom? Is the private desert a place to find the answer?
The film won the BNL People’s Choice Award at Giornate Degli Autori at Venice Film Festival last year.
– Brazil’s official selection for the 94th Academy Awards – Best International Feature Film
– Venice Film Festival 2021 – Queer Lion Award nomination
Henrique Dos Santos, Aly Muritiba
Antonio Saboia, Pedro Fasanaro, Thomas Aquino, Laila Garin
Brazil, Portugal 2021