by Matheus Malburg

Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado, Brazil


Matias and Franco, two Argentinians who are passionate about football, come to Brazil on a ride to follow the team they love: Chacarita Juniors. In "Yuta", after suffering violence and police abuse, both decide to strike back at the aggressors, even if it can cause the end of their lives.

Director's biography

Matheus Malburg is director and screenwriter. Working in the field of fiction, he has directed some short films, among them "Autenticamente Falando", which tells the story of MC Fioti on the night he wrote "Bum Bum Tam Tam" and "Yuta", his latest project that tells the story of two Argentine football fans who end up in conflict with the Brazilian police. In the documentary area, he directed two films, "Adeus, Geral" and "(L)os Visitantes".


Director: Matheus Malburg

Screenplay: Matheus Malburg

Cinematography: Luigi Parisi

Editing: Aline Lewinski

Music: Igor Yamawaki


Original title: Yuta

Running time: 15'

Film type: Fiction

Country: Brazil

Completion date: April 2022