Created in 2017 by Rafael Sampaio and Thiago Dottori, BrPlot – Meeting of Screenwriters is a program that offers lectures, debates and master classes with renowned screenwriters and film directors from Brazil and abroad, aimed at discussing themes, approaches, concepts and important elements in the construction of a screenplay and its characters, and the screenwriting market in Brazil as well.

Held in partnership with ABRA (Brazilian Association of Screenwriters), BrPlot in 2020 is curated by Gustavo Gontijo, Martha Nehring and Rafael Sampaio.

Each year, BrPlot offers panels, debates and master classes with online streaming and a book launch.

Programação 2020

As atividades do BrLab, de 05 a 27 de Novembro, serão anunciadas em 09 de Outubro

30set

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Maria Adelaide Amaral: São Tantas Histórias

21h

Transmissão ao vivo

A romancista e dramaturga Maria Adelaide Amaral dispensa apresentações. Na sua primeira live da pandemia, conversa com a roteirista Marta Nehring sobre as várias facetas de um talento que transita com a mesma eficiência narrativa do romance à telenovela.

Palestrantes

Maria Adelaide Amaral

dramaturga, romancista

Marta Nehring

roteirista e professora

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07oct

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Master Class Com Jorge Furtado

21h

Transmissão ao vivo

Jorge Furtado criou um aula especial para esta edição do BrPlot na qual investiga as origens das premissas narrativas. Entre sonhos e oráculos, a Master Class inédita tem dicas imperdíveis para a construção do roteiro com mediação de Gustavo Gontijo.

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15oct

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Escrevendo E Vivendo Com Humor

21h

Transmissão ao vivo

Alexandre Machado é hoje um dos maiores roteiristas brasileiros. Junto com sua companheira Fernanda Young revolucionou o humor da TV com séries que deixaram saudades. Alexandre conversa sobre sua obra e processo criativo com a atriz, diretora e escritora Maria Ribeiro.

Palestrantes

Alexandre Machado

roteirista e escritor

Maria Ribeiro

atriz e diretora

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21oct

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Bacurau: Antes Do Filme Era O Roteiro

21h

Transmissão ao vivo

Os cineastas Kleber Mendonça Filho e Juliano Dornelles comentam o processo de escrita do roteiro de Bacurau, vencedor de uma dezena de prêmios internacionais, incluindo o Prêmio do Júri no Festival de Cannes. A conversa, conduzida pelo roteirista Thiago Dottori, aborda as etapas de desenvolvimento do projeto até se transformar nas imagens e sons que vemos na tela.

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28oct

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Escrita Literária E Texto Audiovisual

21h

Transmissão ao vivo

Ana Paula Maia já era uma romancista consagrada quando foi convidada a desenvolver uma série para a Globoplay, Desalma, thriller sobrenatural recém estreado em 22/09. Na fronteira entre literatura e roteiro, Ana Paula conversa com o também escritor e roteirista Marcelo Rubens Paiva  sobre fontes de inspiração, processo criativo e projetos em desenvolvimento.

Palestrantes

Ana Paula Maia

escritora e roteirista

Marcelo Rubens Paiva

dramaturgo e roteirista

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2019 programme

03oct

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Opening – Panel 1 | The Screenwriter and the Audience

7:30 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

Is it possible to think that some stories are more likely to reach a wide audience? Or is it all the work of great chance and luck? Or is the script not as relevant as the marketing budget? For this debate, we invited three experienced screenwriters who have written many popular works.

04oct

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Panel 2 | Narrative Genres

3 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

A central question serves as starting point for this panel: is there room in the Brazilian market to write gender narratives? What has been the experience of screenwriters who have written terror, thriller, action and even Brazilian superhero narratives? For this panel, we invited some of the most successful Brazilian writers of recent years.

04oct

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Panel 3 | The Screenwriter's Rights

5 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

An overview of Copyright Law in Brazil. Thiago Dottori, GEDAR vice president and ABRA counselor, along with lawyer and copyright specialist Paula Vergueiro, will talk about the current copyright situation in Brazil. Thiago will also talk about copyright in the world, especially in Europe, where he recently visited the SSA, SWISSIMAGE and SACD Managing Societies.

05oct

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Panel 4 | Heads of Writter's Rooms

3 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

Writers’ rooms are an increasingly common creative practice in the Brazilian audiovisual environment. Especially for series, episode creation has been happening collectively. But how do these rooms work, and what specifc role does the head screenwriter play? Should the head screenwriter continue to move along the production stages, or does his work end with the writing team's work? For this debate, we invited writers who have already led teams in series produced for different players.

05oct

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Panel 5 | Real Characters, Fiction Stories

5 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

What are the challenges faced and strategies used by screenwriters working on fction projects based on real people and stories? At the panel, writers who have several scripts based on real characters.

05oct

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Panel 6 | Original Brazilian Stories

7 PM

Espaço Itaú de Cinema Augusta 4

Where have Brazilian screenwriters sought inspiration to create original and authentic projects? In a scenario where productions are growing in number and originality is increasingly sought, how have Brazilian screenwriters created fctional universes based on our references? Are there unexplored worlds? Is the universal at every corner? For this table, we invited screenwriters with recently released series and soap operas.