Ocean Coast Film Festival 2022


Special Guests

Joel Ricardo Santos
Stand-up Comedian

José Pedro Lopes
Director & Producer

Zoom In, Um Conto de Natal Pandémico

José Paulo Santos

1965 | Panreal, Um Edifício de Nadir Afonso

João 'Bot' Moreira
Stand-up Comedian

Festival Program


November 18 - 9:00 PM - Opening Ceremony

Opening ceremony of the 5th edition of the Ocean Coast Film Festival. This gala will feature a red carpet, local project presentations, dance performances, and the screening of the festival's grand prize-winning project. The ceremony will be hosted by comedian Joel Ricardo Santos.

November 19 - 2:00 PM - Cinema Workshop - José Pedro Lopes

A cinema workshop aimed at the younger audience, where they can learn how to create a science fiction film.

November 19 - 4:30 PM - Short Film Session: International

International short film session:
Wicked Plans - Canada
Finding Feodan - Canada
Silence - France
Alfredo's Island - Spain
Bustard Head - Australia
Suddenly - United States
The Last Day of Patriarchy - Czech Republic
Bear - Australia
Last Day - United States
Shark - Australia

November 19 - 6:00 PM - Short Film Session: Portugal

National short film session:
Persistence - Portugal
Treating Cancer in a Familiar Way - Portugal
'The Cut' - Portugal/United States
The Magnificent Zoey - Portugal
The Queen - Portugal
The Theory of Evolution - Portugal
Oblivion - Portugal
Mouth Digs Earth - Portugal

November 19 - 7:30 PM - Networking Event (Limited to credential holders)

Networking opportunity for filmmakers and event guests.

November 19 - 9:00 PM - Movie: '1965 | Panreal, a building by Nadir Afonso' by José Paulo Santos

A film awarded with 39 prizes at 53 festivals.
This session will include a stand-up comedy performance by João 'Bot' Moreira, followed by the screening of the film. At the end of the film, there will be a question and answer session with the film's director, José Paulo Santos.