28th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Her Name Was Gisberta
Her Name Was Gisberta
Her Name Was Gisberta
Her Name Was Gisberta

Her Name Was Gisberta

director: Sérgio Galvão Roxo
original title: Seu nome era Gisberta
country: Portugal, Brazil
year: 2023
running time: 30 min.


Her Name Was Gisberta is a documentary film depicting the life and death of Gisberta Salce, a trans woman murdered by 14 teenagers in the Portuguese city of Porto in 2006. It was created as a tool for education, social intervention and activism against transphobia.

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more about film

director: Sérgio Galvão Roxo
cast: Alexia Vitória
producer: Sérgio Galvão Roxo
Ministerstvo kultury
Fond kinematografie
Město Jihlava
Kraj Vysočina
Creative Europe Media
Česká televize
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