Festivals & Awards

Valentina has received 21 international awards:

- OutFest Los Angeles: Best Performance for Thiessa Woinbackk

- Festival Cine Latino Minneapolis: Audience Award

- 44th São Paulo Film Festival: Audience Award for Best Brazilian Feature and Special Jury Award for Best Performance for Thiessa Woinbackk

- Mix Brasil Festival: Best Brazilian Feature (Coelho de Ouro), Audience Award, Best Screenplay and Best Performance for Thiessa Woinbackk

- 51st India International Film Festival in Goa: Best Debuting Director in Feature Films for Cássio Pereira dos Santos.

- Seattle International Film Festival: Best Acting Special Award for Thiessa Woinbackk

- Montreal Queer Film Festival: Audience Award

 

- Pink Film Days Amsterdam: Hivos’ Free to be Me Award

- Mix Milano Festival: Special Jury Prize for Feature Film

- Geneva Queer Festival: Audience Award

- 61st Zlín Film Festival, Czech Republic: Best Feature in the Youth Competition and Special Prize from the Ecumenical Jury.

- Translations - Seattle Trans Film Festival: Jury Prize for Best Feature and Audience Award.

- 50th Molodist, Kiev Film Festival: Special Jury Prize in Sunny Bunny Competition.

- Barnes Film Festival, UK: Second place in Feature Film Competition.

- Mix Copenhagen Queer Film Festival 2021: Audience Award.

Official Selection in 60 Film Festivals:

 


Los Angeles LGBTQ Outfest Film Festival. World Premiere, International Feature Competition.

 

Outshine Florida LGBTQ Film Festival: International Feature Film Competition.

Warsaw Film Festival: First Features Competition. European premiere. 

 

Rochester LGBTQ Film Festival: Feature Film Competition.

 

Cine Latino Minneapolis Saint Paul .

44th São Paulo International Film Festival: New Directors Competition.

Festival Mix Brasil: Brazilian Feature Film Competition .

Image Nation 33 Montreal Queer Film Festival.

51st India International Film Festival, Goa.

24th Tiradentes Film Festival, Brazil: Closing Night Film.

Mardi Gras Film Festival, Sydney: International Competition, Australian Premiere.

26th San Luis Obispo Film Festival, California: George Sidney Independent Film Competition.

24th Rozefilm Dagen (Pink Film Days) Amsterdam LGBTQ Film Festival.

San Diego Latin Film Festival: Feature Film Competition.

BFI Flare - London LGBTQ Film Festival 2021.

Zinegoak - Bilbao Gaylesbotrans Film Festival 2021: FIK Competition.

Melbourne 2021 Queer Film Festival, Feature Film Competition.

Brisbane 2021 Queer Film Festival: Feature Film Competition.

Pune International Film Festival (India) 2021: Global Film Section.

47th Seattle International Film Festival.

Translations - Seattle Transgender Film Festival: Closing Night Film.

Lichter Frankfurt International Film Festival. International feature section.

South Korea Queer Film Festival: International feature section.

International Diaspora Film Festival, South Korea. International feature films.

50th. Molodist - Kiev International Film Festival, Ukraine.

Festival SESC São Paulo Best Films of the Year: Opening Night Film.

Petrópolis Audiovisual Exhibition: Brazilian feature film section.

Barnes Film Festival, United Kingdom.

42nd Durban International Film Festival, South Africa. International competition.

12th Poland LGBT Festival 2021.

Everybody's Perfect - Geneva LGBT Festival, 2021.

Hamburg Queer Film Festival, 2021.

 

Munich Queer Film Festival, 2021.

Romania Latin Film Festival, 2021.

Mix Milano - Milan Queer Film Festival, 2021.

Mix Copenhagen - Queer Film Festival.

Miami Brazilian Film Festival.

Zinetiendo LGBT Festival.

LGBT PACA Festival, Nice, France.

Marseille LGBT Film Festival, France.

60th. Zlín Children and Youth Film Festival- Youth Competition.

Vancouver Latin American Film Festival.

Pink Panorama, Switzerland.

Gold Coast Festival, Queensland, Australia.

Queer Film Festival Utrecht, Netherlands.

Chicago International Children's Film Festival.

Youngabout Film Festival, Italy.

Washington DC LGBTQ Film Festival.

 

Vail Film Festival 2021, USA.

Vinokino - Finish Queer Film Festival.

Slovak Queer Film Festival.

Ljubljana Film Festival Fest.

Ale Kino International Young Audience Film Festival .

Queergestreift Festival.

Leeds International Film Festival, UK.

Porto Femme Film Festival, Portugal.

Oslo Fusion Film Festival, 2021.

Love & Pride Film Festival 2021- Singapore.

Ciclo Rosa 2021 en Cinemateca de Bogotá.

Festival Cuorum Morelia 2021, Mexico: Centerpiece Film.

Chéries-Chéris 2021 - Festival du Film Lesbien, Gay, Bi, Trans & +++ de Paris.

(MORE FESTIVALS TO BE ANNOUNCED)