An Avocado Pit (Um Caroço de Abacate)

An Avocado Pit (Um Caroço de Abacate)

Un film de Ary Zara

Genre Fiction
Pays Portugal
Année 2022
Durée 19:18 min
Formats DCP
Son 5.1
Version English subtitles


Larissa, a trans woman and Cláudio, a cis man, meet one night, in the streets of Lisbon. Two people, two realities, who dance their differences away till morning light. In challenge, in surprise, in awe and in recognition. An empowering story, free from violence and filled with light and hope for the better days yet to come.

*An Avocado Pit est le premier film d'Ary Zara


relations humaines, amour, relations de travail, transgenre, travail de nuit, homosexualité


Ary Zara has a degree on Cinema and Multimedia Communication by Universidade Lusófona in Lisbon, he has been highlighted by his academic short film which was awarded by ZON as “best creative work” and “best short film”. After, he made an international film circle with screens in various contries where it was once again awarded. Right now he's with Take it Easy working on a short film.


Gaya de Medeiros
Ivo Canelas



Andreia Nunes, Frederico Serra (Take It Easy Films)


Ary Zara

Direction photo

Leandro Ferrão

Direction artistique

Carina Gaspar

Montage Sara Marques
Son Cyril Santos
Musique Xinobi


Indie Lisboa | Compétition officielle | 2022 * Lauréat du Prix Yellow Color New Talent, Prix du public pour court métrage, Mention spéciale du Prix des écoles


Indie Lisboa | Compétition officielle *Première mondiale