One of Sophia’s latest films Listen has won two awards at the 2020 Venice Film Festival!
Special Jury Prize Horizons / Special Horizons Jury Prize:
LISTEN di / by Ana Rocha de Sousa
Leone del Futuro – Premio Venezia Opera Prima “Luigi De Laurentiis” / Lion of the Future – “Luigi De Laurentiis” Venice Award for a Debut Film:
LISTEN di/by Ana Rocha de Sousa
Be sure to check out the gallery for images of Sophia at the film’s photocell and premiere!
Disarm is a short film that is currently seeking funding via Greenlit.
Synopsis: A young woman that fails to build meaningful relationships to others, leading her to a very dangerous outcome.
Sophia will play the lead role, Megan Granger. A small town girl who moves to the city in an attempt to get away from the tragic loss of her parents. With no family or friends around her, the city breaks her spirit and leaves her feeling overwhelmed, outcast and lonely.
For more detailed information, click here to visit the Disarm page on Greenlit.
SYNOPSIS: In the outskirts of London, Portuguese couple and parents of three, Bela and Jota, struggle to make ends meet. When a misunderstanding arises at school with their deaf daughter, the British social services grow concerned for the safety of their children. LISTEN portrays the tireless battle of these immigrant parents against the law to keep their family together.
IMDB states the film will be released in September 2020 at the Venice Film Festival where it has been nominated for the Venice Horizons Award: Best Film.