Shine Your Eyes

Shine Your Eyes

Title: Shine Your Eyes

Release: 2020

Rating: 6.9

Language: Portuguese, English, Hungarian, Chinese

Country: Brazil, France

Runtime: 102

Genre: Drama

Shine Your Eyes

Release 2020
Rating 6.9
Language Portuguese, English, Hungarian, Chinese
Country Brazil, France
Runtime 102
Genre Drama



Amadi, a musician from Lagos, Nigeria, arrives in São Paulo, Brazil, with a mission: to locate his brother, Ikenna, who has recently broken all ties with their family - becoming, as the Igbo say, "lost in transition" - and bring him back to Nigeria. Amadi, who was always been more laid-back and carefree, in contrast to Ikenna's more objective-driven personality, has to rise to the occasion so as to not frustrate his parents, as well as for self-serving reasons: he is worried that if Ikenna is not found, the older-brother mantle will be left to him, and with it, the responsibility to provide for their family. In Brazil Amadi follows the faint footsteps left by Ikenna in this foreign urban landscape: he learns that his brother is not the distinguished Mathematics professor he was made out to be, but actually has contrived an intricate and nearly- delusional series of schemes to accumulate wealth in Brazil, which includes, among other things, the supposed discovery of the statistical ...

Director :

Matias Mariani

Writer :

Chika Anadu, Francine Barbosa, Maíra Bühler, Matias Mariani, Júlia Murat, Chioma Thompson, Roberto Winter

Actors :

... Amadi Igbomaeze

... Ikenna Igbomaeze

... Emilia Nascimento

... Miro Kuzko

... Ogboh

... Owner of internet café