To edit, for me, is to add intention and time to the images, the sound and the movement of the raw material. It is subtracting until you reach discourse. And, above all, it is to be willing to be affected by the process and the film, and to look at the world through the eyes of the one who is directing it.
Blooming on the Asphalt
Dir.: Coraci Ruiz e Julio Matos, 79', 2022
editor and scriptwriter
When Jack begins his gender transition process, Brazil is plunged into a wave of extreme conservatism. Through an intimate look at the daily life of Jack and his friends, we witness the blossoming of a network of affection and solidarity that emerges in the midst of an adverse context.