LIFF 2021: Bread & Belonging
Director: Sonia Filinto
Run time: 51 mins | Recommended Certificate: PG
Language: Konkani, English, Kannada with English subtitles | Year: 2020 | Country: India
Set in the small but vibrant Indian state of Goa, Sonia Filinto’s documentary tells a heart-warming story of food and cultural migration through the lens of Goa’s most famous bread, pão. The film follows Alzira and her family who have been quietly following their love for baking for generations, but are nowadays struggling to keep their business alive in a changing world. With the arrival of new co-workers from outside Goa, the family are stirred up into a mission to bring pão back to its former glory.
Online Q&A with Sonia Filinto.
STREAMING ONLINE (UK ONLY) AND AVAILABLE FOR 24 HOURS
Also screening at Rich Mix, London on 29 June at 8pm. More info here.