Three kids searching for a story. A group of friends partying. An unusual church, an abandoned pool and a fallen tree in a roundabout. What is more unwavering about a place: the scenery surrounding us or the memories carved on its corners.
Rodrigo Braz Teixeira (b. 1997) is a Portuguese filmmaker born and bred in the suburbs of Lisbon. He has a Masters degree in Soft Matter Physics and a declining career in Aggressive In-Line Skating. At age 10, Rodrigo started experimenting with video alongsidehis brother and his best friend. MIRAFLORES (2020) is his first short-film.