Brazil / 16:44 / 2021 / sound / colour & b/w / English
A place-specific film-excavation of the Bixiga neighorhood in São Paulo. Choreography of forces that cross present time. Filmancy, clairvoyance is the vision of what is taking shape. Allegory: lobby-color, speculates. Hollow in the heart of the city, a rock. A bird 'rappina' lands. Novelty: Quilombo, alley, dealers: step. Vai-Vai samba school's black and white banner. Pictograms from Benjamin's "The Arcades project". Progress: plugging a river while it's possible. Commodity: Matarazzo & Metro. The real state of things, real estate: banning organic. Ground- quotation, avocados, blue taroes, water tanks, oxum: (cosmo) political reaction. Rheme maining sources: life asking for passage.