Only documentary filmmaking can give us a frank and warm portrait like this one, the one that the director Marcelo Diaz makes about a Brazilian plastic artist Francisco Galeno.
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Galeno, A Crafty Boy. The life of a plastic artist
The film follows the making of Galeno's works and reveals his past on a trip to the Parnaíba Delta, in Piauí, the place of inspiration for his creations.
Galeno lives and works in Brazlândia, Federal District, since 1975. The artist attended the atelier-school of painter Moreira Azevedo and took a free course with Maria Pacca, at the Center of Creativity of the Cultural Foundation of the Federal District, under the direction of Luís Áquila.