On a quest to understand her grandmother's past, Claudia meets Marlene, an old woman who's created an homage to her memories inside an empty pool.
Claudia decides to investigate her grandmother's past, who recently passed away. Through a letter, she comes to Marlene, an old German lady who lives in Brazil and keeps her memories inside a pool without water. During the visit, the old lady reveals details of her life that intersect with Claudia's grandmother's past, a German fugitive of the 2nd World War.
Pool is about gay persecution during the Nazi period and the achievement of LGBT civil rights in contemporary History.
- 22th Palm Springs International Short Fest – California/USA – Jun/2016. (Academy Award Qualifying)
- 30th EIFF - Edmonton Inter. Film Festival – Canada – Sept/2016. (Academy Award Qualifying)
- 4th ICFF - Indian Cine Film Festival – Mumbai – Sept/2016.
- 9th Cinema Diverse LGBTQ Film Festival – California/USA – Sept/2016.
- Monaco International Short Film Festival /France – Sept/2016.
- 39th Mill Valley Film Festival – California /USA – Oct/2016.
- 14th SWGLFF - Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival – New Mexico /USA – Oct/2016.
- 27th Lesbisch Schwule Filmtage Hamburg IQFF /Germany – Oct/2016.
- 11th Tacoma Film Festival /Washington – USA – Oct/2016.
- 6th Film Fest Homochrom – Cologne-Dortmund /Germany - Oct/2016.
- 20th Perlen – Queer Film Festival Hannover /Germany – Oct/2016.
- ARFF - Around International Film Festival /Germany – Dez/2016.