When a student gets involved in a hit and run while driving one night, she goes on a downward spiral of paranoia that takes her to the darkest places of her mind.

Director Bio

Lidia Damatto Moreira studied filmmaking at Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP) and later on relocated to Los Angeles, California, to continue her education in Screenwriting and Entertainment Studies. She’s also an alumnus of the Locarno Industry Academy program in São Paulo (2017) and of Berlinale Talents (2018). Since her college years, she has produced and worked as an AD on a number of short films, shot in Brazil, the US and Ireland. Highland is her directorial debut and was shot in Los Angeles and post-produced in São Paulo.


  • Directed by:Lidia Damatto Moreira
  • Written by:Lidia Damatto Moreira
  • Produced by:Daniela Shaw & Gabriel Messias
  • Runtime:12 mins
  • Completion Date:June 10, 2018
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Country of Filming:Brazil & United States
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition
  • Screening Time:TBD
  • Links: Vimeo

Latest News

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programme launch

2019 Programme Launch

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 05 July, 2019

Still Voices 2019 Programme Launch - Wilder & Gold

athlone screening

A Night of Short Films

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 02 July, 2019

A Night of Short Films - Athlone Screening - In Partnership with Dead Centre Brewing.

2019 judging panel

The 2019 Judging Panel

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 July, 2019

We are delighted to announce our 2019 Judging Panel for In Competition Films.


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2019 Programme

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