RESGATE Cinematographer Pipas Forjaz Shares His Experience Working With RED Cameras Over The Last 7 Years
A young ex-con seeking redemption is surprised by a bank foreclosure that forces him to plot against a ruthless crime boss.
SYNOPSIS FOR RESGATE:
After 4 years in Maputo´s notorious central prison for car theft, BRUNO (34) is finally a free man and wants nothing to do with his old gang. He opens a small mechanic workshop with the help of his devout girlfriend, MIA (28).
Life seems to be getting back on track for the couple, when Bruno’s surprised by a bank summons referring to a mysterious loan his late mother took. If he doesn’t pay USD30.000, the bank will foreclose on his inherited house.
Broke but determined to keep the house and his mother’s dignity, he sees no choice but to do a few odd jobs with his old gang. He soon finds himself embroiled in a web of violent kidnaps mostly benefiting the gang’s ruthless new boss. Feeling used by him and pressured to pay the bank loan, Bruno comes up with a master plan that shakes the criminal organization and puts his relationship with Mia and his life at risk.