Love Letters are Ridiculous
” Love Letters Are Ridiculous is the title of a poem by the great Portuguese Writer Fernando Pessoa.
This and other poems by the Author sew the film, which tells the story of a father of five daughters,
named with flower names: Lily, Dahlia, Gardenia, Hortense (hydrangea) and Violet. He used to call
them as his garden of flowers, and like in any garden, perfume and thorns. And being at that time,
“marriage”, the only probable destiny of a woman in that place, this fate becomes a great battle for
him and his daughters, a crazy, funny and mistaken search.
Information for the audience:
Directors: Alvarina Souza e Silva
Writers: Alvarina Souza e Silva
Producers: Alvarina Souza e Silva
Key cast: Marcela Moura, Roberto Bomfim, Tiago Benetti, Sandra Barsotti, Carolina Oliveira,
Bellatrix, Alejandro claveaux
Screenings / Awards:
The film, "Love Letters are Ridiculous" won the award for best feature film in FESTICINI-SP
International Independent Film Festival and is selected for two more festivals.
Information for theatres:
Student project: No
Completion date: 2014-11-11
Shooting format: HD-4K
Aspect ratio: scope
Film color: Color
First-time filmmaker: No