Logofb

Latest Shorts...

  • Love, 100°C
  • Loneliest Boy Band (The)
  • Refugees Welcome
  • Jordy in Transitland
  • Incomplete
  • Iridescence
  • Imago
  • Evidencia (La)
  • Primary Colours
  • Queens of Drag: NYC (The)
  • French Kisses
  • Pedazos
  • Boardwalk
  • Herculanum
  • En Retour
  • Apollo
  • Hearing (The)
  • Furious Desires
  • Tiger's Fight (The)
  • Other Side (The)
  • Loris is Fine
  • Daytime Doorman (The)
  • Gay of Thrones
  • Dawn of the Deaf
  • Mr. Sugar Daddy
  • Alex and the Handyman
  • Parting
  • Dawn
  • We Remember Moments
  • Room 303
  • Goodbye, Charley
  • Dazzling Destiny (The)
  • Meet Up
  • Grinder on the Ganges
  • Palau
  • Background
  • Spooners
  • Cutting Room (The)
  • Getting It Wrong
  • Naked

Romeu & Romeu

Brazil, Portuguese, 22 mins

  • Director: Jonathan Mendonça
  • Writer: Jonathan Mendonça; Arthur Chermont; Faell Vasconcelos
  • Producer: Jonathan Mendonça

CGiii Comment

We watched 2 minutes...that was quite enough!


Watch...

The(ir) Blurb...

“Romeu & Romeu” adapts the classic love story “Romeo and Juliet” by William Shakespeare. Following some patterns of the original version, this new version of the story takes place today, in the fictional city of Verona of the South, where Capuletos and Montéchios are replaced by Campelos and Monteiros, families that live a rivalry known by all the city, in the shadow of a crime committed in the past. However, the similarities to the original story end there. Romeo and Juliet become Romulo (Arthur Chermont) and Ramon (João Mesquita) and mix personality traits of both classic characters, giving a new life to the well-known plot.

Cast & Characters

Joao Mesquita as Ramon Monteiro;
Arthur Chermont as Romulo Campelo;
Joao Tessari as Carlos Monteiro;
Lilian Menezes as Paula Monteiro;
Joao Pereira as Julio Campelo;
Leide Dias as Valeria Campelo;
Fabio De Souza Gomes as Thales Campelo;
Matheus Spadari as Samuel Monteiro;
Luan Carvalho as Benjamin Monteiro;
Barbara Cury as Suely;
Bruno Santos as George Campelo;
Paolla Sayuri as Mayara;
Gustavo Braunstein as Mauricio;
Barbara Aranega as Luana;
Gabriel Rufatto as Patrick

Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment. Optional login below.