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Way of Giants

Directed by Alois Di Leo

Short Narrative
Brazil | 12 min | 2016

In a forest of gigantic trees, Oquirá a six year old indigenous girl, will challenge her destiny and learn to understand the cycle of life.

Way of Giants - Alois Di LeoAlois Di Leo
Director, Producer, Writer

Alois Di Leo was born in Lima, Peru and raised in São Paulo, Brasil where he founded the animation studio SINLOGO.
He graduated with an MA in animation direction at the NFTS in London. His short animated film “The Boy Who wanted to be a Lion” has played in several festivals around the world such as Cannes, Hiroshima, Annecy, São Paulo, and won a few awards including the Lotte Reiniger Award at the “Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film.”

Way of Giants - Poster

Film Information

Director: Alois Di Leo
Country: Brazil
Year: 2016
Language: Silent
Runtime: 12 min
Rated:  PG


Executive Producer: Lia Nunes
Cinematographer/DP:  Alois Di Leo
Film Editor: 
Alois Di Leo, Helena Maura
Visual Effects: Marcio Pasqualino
Animation: Henrique Lobato, Tiago Rovida
Original Music/Composer:  Tito La Rosa

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BIFF | Beloit International Film Festival