Red Desert was founded in 2008 by Pedro Neves. Its films have won several prizes and have been presented in more than 50 festivals around the world, including Clermont-Ferrand, Guadalajara, Doclisboa, Cartagena IFF, CPH:DOX, Documenta Madrid, Curtas Vila do Conde, Curtas de São Paulo, Curtas Belo Horizonte, L’ Alternativa, Festival de Lille, Porto Post Doc, Indie Lisboa, among others.

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Have You Been Living on the Moon? selected for SACO en casa

The festival in Oviedo, Spain, invited the Portuguese director Pedro Neves to create a filmed postcard from his home during the State of Emergency in Portugal.

11.05.20 Festivals

Shipwrecked selected to Caminhos do Cinema Português Festival

The film, a co-production between Red Desert - Curtas Vila do Conde CRL and directed by Pedro Neves, will be featured in the Outros Olhares section of the Festival.

22.11.19 Festivals

Bostofrio in comercial cinema

The documentary Bostofrio is currently showing in cinemas across Portugal, including Coimbra at Alma Shopping, Vila Real at Nosso Shopping, Lisboa at Cinema City Alvalade, and Leiria at Cinema City. Showtime is at 19h30.


To My Parents in Astra Film Festival

To My Parents, a film directed by Melanie Pereira, will be featured in the international competition at the Astra Film Festival in Romania.

14.10.19 Festivals

Geni will be in Avanca Film Festival

Geni, the most recent film directed by Luis Vieira Campos, will be screened at the Avanca Film Festival today, July 25th, at 18h30, in Dolce Vita Ovar.

25.07.19 Festivals

The Factory with World Premiere in Curtas Vila do Conde

Our new documentary, The Factory, directed by Pedro Neves and produced by Red Desert, was selected to the International and National Competition in Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival.

20.06.19 Festivals

To My Parents in Porto Femme official selection

The documentary To My Parents, directed by Melanie Pereira, is in the National Competition of Porto Femme International Film Festival.

20.06.19 Festivals

Shipwrecked in Shortcutz Guimarães

The film will be presented in competition, 15th May at 22h, in Cineclube de Guimarães.

16.05.19 Exhibitions