Download the “It’s Almost True” Screenplay

We hardly find out short film screenplays for download. Even though there are some specialized websites (some of them completely outdated), we’ve decided to remedy the situation and make the script of our film It’s Almost True available for download – even though surprinsingly the film had been a complete flop. “It has been ignored(…) Leia mais

The Truth is Out There!

It’s Almost True, a 27 minute short film and the third work in the career of director Emanuel Mendes, a “mineiro” who established himself in São Paulo, is a film full of almosts and a lot of first times. It almost didn’t really happen; almost didn’t make it as it is – at first it(…) Leia mais

Why We Love Design

Thanks to Antonio Rodrigues Jr. – an illustrator, graphic designer, a font lover and who has provided us the template for the first teaser poster of It’s Almost True –, we can get an idea of what the good folks around here have been preparing for the film’s release. It’s an art made by him(…) Leia mais

Premiere at Matilha Cultural

And here it is: our little film called It’s Almost True will première for its crew members, cast and special guests in the very same city where it was born, São Paulo. The film by director Emanuel Mendes has received a big welcome from the good folks at Matilha Cultural – the alternative space downtown(…) Leia mais

Davi Martins: An Intense Relationship with Photography

A talented still photographer Davi Martins has, according to his own words, “years of intense relation with photography, it never fades away.” Graduated in Photography Design by Panamericana School in São Paulo, he has worked for many means of communication – clicking for magazines, fashion editorials, models, besides advertising and journalistic coverings, like the São(…) Leia mais

“It’s Almost True” Already Among Us

We are very happy to announce that It’s Almost True is already among us. The film by director Emanuel Mendes is ready and will start its tour to film festivals in Brazil and overseas from January next year. We’ve been preparing special reports, interviews, teasers, and a bunch of cool things. The film is really(…) Leia mais

Between Cups of Coffee

“Check out how things can turn to. About a year ago, when our film It’s Almost True hadn’t even been shot, we hadn’t the slightest idea about how it would end up turning into”, says executive producer A. Nakamura. “Emanuel’s intention was to make it the cheapest way possible, in a production schematic like our(…) Leia mais

A Tale of the Wizard!

Historically, The Man Who…, directed by Yuri Tarone, is our first production right after opening the company per se. At first, Tarone’s intention, and that of co-producers Francisco Costabile and Emanuel Mendes, was to shoot a real documentary centered on madness – doing research on psychiatric hospitals and mental health institutions. But the narrative was(…) Leia mais

“It’s Almost True” Ends The Editing Process

It’s Almost True, the first solo production by Sincronia – after two co-productions, The Man Who… and Living Statues, and the third work in the short film format by director Emanuel Mendes, has finished its editing process. With almost thirty minutes of duration, when the average length goes for 15 minutes maximum, Mendes and editor(…) Leia mais

On The Waves of Rio

There have been some years that Rio de Janeiro has been considered, if not the official capital, at least as one of the nations’ main poles for the cinema – aimed as much for the art of it as for the business side, and not only the cinema field, but audiovisual as a whole, embodying(…) Leia mais