Lucia is torn between her family in Kuwait and her new life with her husband in Brazil. After having spent some years in Brazil, she needs to return to Kuwait urgently. In this homecoming, she realizes the cultural differences between both countries, which drives her to reflect upon her status as a refugee in Brazil.
When and Where
19:15 Itaú (Sala 3)
17:00 Cineplex (Sala 4)
Joao Marcelo is a graduate in Music (UFPR). His work is related to the arts and social issues. “Lucia’s Home” is his first full-length documentary film. Lucia Luz has been living in Brazil for three years. She was the first refugee to transfer her undergraduate course to a Brazilian university. “Lucia’s Home” is her first experience with film.