TEN YEARS OF SINCRONIA FILMES

Emanuel Mendes and Janaina Zambotti Talk Candidly   As part of the 10-year anniversary of Sincronia Filmes – celebrated this August 2021 –, the company director and founder, Emanuel Mendes, and producer and executive producer Janaina Zambotti, tell the stories and experiences in the production company in this decade of life. In the short documentary directed by […]

A DECADE OF STORIES

Get to Know the Trajectory of Sincronia Filmes   By Milena Sardoz Emanuel Mendes and Francisco Costabile are sitting on the not so comfortable chairs of a near-corner bakery on alameda Ministro Rocha de Azevedo, between avenida Paulista and alameda Santos, in São Paulo, Brazil, that summer afternoon of 2010. They both talk very seriously […]

The Sincronia Filmes Reel

It’s been seven years of activities – celebrated now in the end of August 2018, the date when the contract was officially signed – and to remember the occasion nothing better than assembling some of the best and most relevant works made by Sincronia Filmes during this period. “We took advantage on the release of […]

Welcome, 2015!

And so we’ve finally come to 2015 in this first post ever of the new year (we hope the first of many!). The company reaches its fourth year – which will be celebrated next August – with a relatively short CV if compared to the bigger film and TV companies, but still with a lot […]

The Truth is Out There!

It’s Almost True, a 27 minute short film and the third work in the career of director Emanuel Mendes, a “mineiro” who established himself in São Paulo, is a film full of almosts and a lot of first times. It almost didn’t really happen; almost didn’t make it as it is – at first it […]

Maybe It’s Bumba Bumba

Hey ho, let’s go give some hand to the good folks at Ovo Frito Filmes – the HQ of young director Mirrah Iañez and her gang from Anhembi Morumbi University. They’ve got a new project coming along (post-Living Statues, all ready for the première) called Bumba Bumba, a 10-minute short film which will be their […]

A Tale of the Wizard!

Historically, The Man Who…, directed by Yuri Tarone, is our first production right after opening the company per se. At first, Tarone’s intention, and that of co-producers Francisco Costabile and Emanuel Mendes, was to shoot a real documentary centered on madness – doing research on psychiatric hospitals and mental health institutions. But the narrative was […]

Alternative Premiere of “The Man Who…” (By Jackie Dolstoy and Sol Faganello)

By the end of 2012 there was an alternative premiere in São Paulo of The Man Who… (2011), the Yuri Tarone-directed short film coproduced by Sincronia Filmes in partnership with Fábrica de Filmes. The film had been circulating among midnight sessions and special screening for quite some time since it was completed by the end […]

“It’s Almost True” Ends The Editing Process

It’s Almost True, the first solo production by Sincronia – after two co-productions, The Man Who… and Living Statues, and the third work in the short film format by director Emanuel Mendes, has finished its editing process. With almost thirty minutes of duration, when the average length goes for 15 minutes maximum, Mendes and editor […]

AWARDED SCENARIO FOR TV MOVIE

We are happy to announce, now in the beginning of 2013, that our scenario for television movie, anually released by the Culture Department in the city of São Paulo, in partnership with TV Cultura, has been considered for development. An idea by Erika Barbin – the actress who has done with us the webseries The […]