NOTE: Tickets ordered online or by phone after October 6 must be picked up at the BOX OFFICE at 13 Rock City Road in Woodstock.
Tickets will NOT be sent to the venues. When planning your festival schedule, please bear in mind that Woodstock, Rhinebeck,
Rosendale and Saugerties are located up to 30 minutes from one another. For venue locations and maps, see ticket info page.


SEARCH



CATEGORIES

 

 

Socrates
Directed by
Alex Moratto

Brazil / 2018 / 71
minutes

East Coast Premiere
Portuguese

Screening Times and Venues:
Upstate Films WOODSTOCK
10/14/2018, 10:30AM
$10
ENTER # OF
TICKETS BELOW
Orpheum Theater SAUGERTIES
10/12/2018, 5:45PM
$10
ENTER # OF
TICKETS BELOW

SYNOPSIS:
After his mother's sudden death, Socrates, a 15-year-old living in the margins of São Paulo's coast, must survive on his own. As he faces isolation because of his sexuality, his search for a decent, worthy life reaches a breaking point. Produced by Ramin Bahrani (99 HOMES) and filmed with a micro budget of under twenty thousand dollars, SOCRATES is the debut feature film from 29-year-old Brazilian-American director Alex Moratto. It is the first feature produced by the Querô Institute in Brazil where it was co-written, produced, and acted by at-risk teenagers from local low-income communities, with the support of UNICEF.
BIO:
Alex Moratto is a Brazilian-American filmmaker. His award-winning short films "Nowhere to Be Found," "The Parting," and "The Other Side" have screened at international film festivals. He was a Film Independent Directing Lab Fellow and an NC Arts Council Artist Fellow and had a project in the Sundance Creative Producing Labs. He received his BFA from the UNC School of the Arts where he was a Kenan Excellence full scholarship recipient and winner of the DGA Student Film Jury Award for his thesis. He resides in California and Sao Paulo.
MAIN CREDITS:
Executive Producer(s): Thais Badim, Priscilla Santana
Producer(s): Tammy Weiss, Ramin Bahrani, Alex Moratto, Jefferson Paulino
Director(s): Alex Moratto
Screenwriter(s): Alex Moratto, Thayná Mantesso
Cinematographer(s): João Gabriel de Queiroz
Editor(s): Alex Moratto
Production Designer(s): Juh Guedes, Thaianne Spinasi
Composer(s)/Music: Felipe Puperi, Tiago Abrahão
Sound Designer(s): Miriam Biderman

 

 
facebook twitter instagram youtube

If you have any questions email tickets@woodstockfilmfestival.com

The Woodstock Film Festival is a not-for-profit, 501c3 organization with a mission to present an annual program and year-round schedule of film, music, and art-related activities that promote artists, culture, inspired learning, and diversity. The Hudson Valley Film Commission promotes sustainable economic development by attracting and supporting film, video and media production.
Copyright, 2000-    Woodstock Film Festival, Inc.