The Inffinito Festival Circuit arrived in Canada for the third consecutive year as the Brazilian Film Festival of Vancouver, taking place between the 15th and the 18th of July.
The Vancity Theatre screened the best of the most recent national production, with 10 feature films released since the 2nd semester of 2009, all yet unseen in Brazil’s and Canada’s commercial circuit. The screenings were sold out and the public composed by a majority of non-brazilians.
As well as the screenings, the 3rd Brazilian Film Festivval of Vancouver hosted dialogues between professionals from the Brazilian audiovisual sector, offering the public a panorama of the national market.
On the closing night, the Crystal Lens was awarded to the documentary Beyond Ipanema- Brazilian Waves in Global Music, by Guto Barra, voted the best film of the festival by the public.