The new documentary whistleblower film by Fernando Grostein Andrade (‘Breaking the Taboo’) and Fernando Siqueira‘breaking myths‘, won a new trailer that brings together images of the president’s violent speeches Jair Bolsonaro and the response of the people harmed by its policies.
Check it out below:
According to the official synopsis, which has a Carol Pires‘breaking myths‘ will scan to “Jair Bolsonaro’s catastrophic and fragile masculinity from the point of view of an LGBT couple – filmmaker Fernando Grostein Andrade and actor and singer Fernando Siqueira. After anonymous threats due to Andrade’s criticism of Bolsonaro’s homophobia, the couple leaves for California and decides to make a documentary that mixes biographies with resistance to fascism in Brazil..
the filmmaker Fernando Grostein Andrade and your husband Fernando Siqueiraactor and singer, decided to self-exile in California, after the victory of Jair Bolsonaro as president of Brazil in 2018. In that time, they have already started to prepare the project, picking up offensive phrases uttered by both the politician and his supporters.
In the documentary, the filmmakers address the consequences of Bolsonaro’s administration, highlighting the vulnerability of indigenous peoples, the destruction of the environment, attacks on the press, the treatment of combating Covid, the growth in the number of weapons and the family bond. Bolsonaro with the militias, which link the name of the current president to the case Marielle Franco.
The director Grostein says that this “is a film that could not be made in Brazil”, and says that “It’s a privilege to be in the US right now, and making this film is exercising that privilege responsibly”.
‘breaking myths‘ will be made available Friday (16) on the documentary’s official website.