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The Frog

The Frog

2021 / Feature / Documentary

Written and directed by Thais Fernandes

Production Companies: Besouro Filmes and Cena Expandida

A boy smashes the left leg of a frog. Years later, the boy’s left hand stops obeying him. Rafael, a young cartoonist, begins to receive professional recognition when he is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, a degenerative disease that affects the central nervous system. The disease progresses quickly, forcing Rafael to reinvent the world around him. He decides to tell his story through autobiographical comics – but will the frog let him finish?

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  • DocSP / DOC LAB