Interview with Bruno Carboni the director of “The Accident”, interviewer Javier Garcia Puerto
“This film is talking about this moment in Brazil, our society today.” - Bruno Carbon
Joana is cycling to work when suddenly a driver cuts her off in traffic. The journey of the driver and her son then proceeds as planned, while Joana is trying to stay alive by hanging on to the bonnet for a whole city block. When a video of the incident surfaces on Youtube, Joana is forced to process the event once again but this time she has the power over the driver and her son.
Bruno Carboni is a Brazilian filmmaker who edited more than 20 short films and 10 feature films. His first short film as a director Quarto de espera (Waiting Room, 2009), co-directed with Davi Pretto, was selected by more than 25 festivals and his first solo short film O Teto Sobre Nós (The Roof Above Us, 2015) had its world premiere at the 68th Locarno film festival. Bruno was selected in important events such as Locarno filmmakers academy 2015 and Berlinale talents 2016.