AN OUTPOST OF PROGRESS selected to Barcelona International Auteur Film Festival
The feature by HUGO VIEIRA DA SILVA will be screened at D’A, Barcelona International Auteur Film Festival. AN OUTPOST OF PROGRESS can be seen in the section Transitions, which according to the organization of the festival, presents “the most striking films of the year”. The sixth edition of D’A will take place from April 21 to May 1st, in Barcelona.
AN OUTPOST OF PROGRESS continues a trajectory through international festival, after its world premiere at Berlinale - Berlin International Film Festival, last February. This month, the film will also be screened at BAFICI, Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival, as a part of an important retrospective dedicated to the Portuguese producer PAULO BRANCO.
The film is a free adaptation of a short story by JOSEPH CONRAD. Shot in Angola, AN OUTPOST OF PROGRESS stars the Portuguese actors NUNO LOPES and IVO ALEXANDRE, as well as the Angolan actor DAVID CARACOL.
Produced by ALFAMA FILMS and LEOPARDO FILMS, with the support of ICA and RTP, AN OUTPOST OF PROGRESS is currently showing in Lisbon.