This the first year that BRAFFTV - Brazilian Film and TV is co-presenting the film Laura, directed by Felipe Gamarano Barbosa at the Hot Docs.
The main character in Felipe Gamarano Barbosa's newest film is somewhere Grey Garden's Little Edie and Breakfast at Tiffany's Holly Golightly. As Barbosa's intrigue grows, Laura begins to exploit him and his crew, playing a cat and mouse gone between subject and filmaker as he follows her antics of mixing with New York's elite by night while cheating poverty by day. Winner of the Brazilian DocTV Latin America Program. http://www.hotdocs.ca/film/title/laura#