Luz de Presença

One rainy night, Gonçalo sets off to give his lost love one last letter. “Beware of the slippery road!” warns Diana from the street corner. In vain. An accident that is both an end and a beginning.


  • Runtime

    19 min
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  • Year of Presentation

  • Year of Production

  • Director

    Diogo Costa Amarante
  • Cast

    Diana Neves Silva, João Castro, Gustavo Sumpta, Luís Miguel Cintra, Fernando Soares
  • Production Company

    O Verde do Jardim
  • Berlinale Section

  • Berlinale Category

    Short Film

Biography Diogo Costa Amarante

Born in Porto, Portugal, in 1982, he graduated in law before making his documentary JUMATE/JUMATE which, along with his short film DOWN HERE, screened at numerous international festivals. In 2009 he participated in the Berlinale Talents. He is currently completing a degree in film at the Tisch School of the Arts in New York.

Filmography Diogo Costa Amarante

2007 Jumate / Jumate | 2008 In January, Perhaps | 2009 We have legs / Time flies | 2011 Down here | 2013 As Rosas Brancas | 2017 Cidade Pequena (Small Town)