Lotus Film 2017

 
 
 


Episode 29

Pedro Pombo – Hora dos Portugueses (3min and 8min)

Pedro Pombo is an anthropologist who is working at IIT, Gandhinagar. Pedro knows Ahmedabad on the back of his palm. We met and found out what makes Ahmedabad and IIT, Gandhinagar so special.Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 30

Mónica Saavedra – Hora dos Portugueses

Mónica Saavedra is studying the Healthcare system of Goa from 1920 to 1987. Why these period of time? Because Goa became a state of India in 1987.
Find out about her work in this episode.
Note: English subtitles
 

Episode 31

Rosa Maria Perez – Hora dos Portugueses

Rosa Maria Perez - a well known Portuguese anthropologist - is in Goa for one more interesting project.
Find out in this program.
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 32

Monte Festival – Hora dos Portugueses

Monte Festival is a reference in the cultural scenario of Goa. This year the festival celebrated 15 years. Find out about more about how everything started and the concerts of 15th edition.
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 33

Susana Sardo – Hora dos Portugueses

Ethnomusicology is a branch not well known. Susana Sardo from the University of Aveiro gives us a hint about it.
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 34

Pensando Goa – Hora dos Portugueses

"Pensando Goa" (Thinking Goa) is a multi- faceted project that connects 7 different countries and wants to give a new voice to Portuguese literature around the world.
Find out more in this program.
Image by John Lino
Directed, produced and edited by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 35

Vanessa Antunes and José Pestana – Hora dos Portugueses

Vanessa Antunes and José Pestana have been researching about the paintings of 16th and 17th century.
We met them at Museum of Christian Art in Old Goa and they talked about their research.
Image by John Lino
Directed, edited and produced by Nalini Elvino de SousaNote: English subtitles

 

Episode 36

Célia Mendes – Hora dos Portugueses

Célia Mendes is a lecturer at Delhi University and in the Cultural Centre in the Portuguese embassy in Delhi.
We went to meet her and some of her students.
Image by John Lino
Directed, produced and edited by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Note: English subtitles



 

Episode 37

Mauro and Megha Neves – Hora dos Portugueses (3min and 8min)

Mauro is a Portuguese national who decided to live in Delhi with his wife Megha from Delhi.
The run a shoe factory which exports shoes for many countries and have two children. They found in India (Delhi) a place to be happy and our team had a wonderful time with them.
Director, anchor, editor: Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Cameraman: John LinoNote: English subtitles

 

 

Episode 38

Constantino Xavier – Hora dos Portugueses

Constantino Xavier is working at the foundation Carnigie in Delhi. His passion for India started long ago. Find out how. Note:
English subtitles

 

Episode 39

Pedro Cunha – Hora dos Portugueses

If you want to know the difference between architecture and art, watch this episode.
Pedro Cunha is Portuguese and is living in Delhi at the moment.
Cameraman: John Lino
Director, anchor and editor: Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 40

Sara Paz – Hora dos Portugueses (3min and 8min)

Sara Paz and Silvia de Luigi have developed a very interesting workshop in Goa with children from 7 to 12yrs old.
Something to learn and replicate in other parts of the world.
Directed, presented and edited by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Image by John Lino
Note: English subtitles



 

Episode 41

Catarina India – Hora dos Portugueses (3min and 8min)

Catarina India or Chanchal Sharma is an Indian National from Delhi who learnt Portuguese and got a job in Delhi where Portuguese is a must.
Note: English subtitles

 



 

Episode 42

José Maria Muller e Sousa – Hora dos Portugueses (3min and 8min)

José Maria Muller e Sousa came to Goa in search of his roots but to work in Instituto Camões.
A very dynamic portuguese youngster who is inspiring the Goan youth to learn Portuguese.
Presented, edited and directed by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Filmed by John Lino
Note: English subtitles

 

Episode 43

Sidh Mendiratta and Fernando Velho – Hora dos Portugueses

Sidh Mendiratta and Fernando Velho have a huge project in hand - reconstruct virtually an unknown church in Chimbel. Apart from this church there are many other monuments out there that need attention and this is what Sidh and Fernando will talk about in this episode.
Image by John Lino
Produced, edited and anchored by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Note: English subtitles

 

 

Episode 44

Maria de Fátima Figueiredo de Albuquerque - Hora dos Portugueses

Fatima Albuquerque came to Goa to show her house to the world - a house with more than 400 years and an impressive history.

Presented, edited and directed by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Filmed by John Lino
Note: English subtitles

Episode 45 

Michel Baltazar - Hora dos Portugueses

Michel Baltazar came to Mumbai to change his life and what a change! He works with the biggest starts of Bollywood and even Hollywood.

Presented, edited and directed by Nalini Elvino de Sousa
Filmed by John Lino
Note: English subtitles

 

Special Envoy - trailer

One man's dream to achieve dialogue and peace for Africa.
This is the trailer of Lotus Films first feature documentary on the life of Aquino de Bragança who died in a tragic plane crash on 19th October 1986 - a co-production between Portugal and India.

To be release soon.

 
   
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