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Me and Myself


How would we relate to ourselves at different times and distinct moments, in our lives?

A young man seeks an inhospitable and remote place to put an end to his life. A short life, but already full of failures, heartaches and frustrations. It ends up giving up. That's not for you. Prostrate and frightened by the act he was about to practice, he receives a call from himself 20 years in the future. The older “I”, disillusioned by giving up, asks him to reconsider, as a life full of difficulty and pain awaits him. Can our future "I" change our present? And our present "I" alters our past?

Our Review:

This film has a good story line & a strong message with very deep meaning to it. Diogo Tomas has performed exceptionally well. In a script where dialogues are so limited, the entire acting has to to be made up with just expressions. The cast has done justice to it 100%. The photography and cinematography is outstanding. Background score is notable. Hooking to the past or eager to know the future can kill the present. What matters is being in the moment. Great job!

Director Biography - Passos Zamith

Passos Zamith is a Portuguese filmmaker and photographer, born in 1964. He has vast experience in video work (video clips and photography), with several exhibitions held and awards received. Author of the award-winning short films “Cinco Cigarrilhas” and “Chaço 92”.


  • Passos Zamith Director

  • Passos Zamith Writer

  • Mariana Bento Lopes Writer

  • Passos Zamith Producer

  • Mariana Bento Lopes Producer

  • Diogo Tomaz Key Cast "Luis "

  • Joao Oliveira Photography

  • Passos Zamith Script

  • Mariana Bento Lopes Script

  • Alvaro Melo sound director

  • Passos Zamith Edition

  • Joao Bento Oliveira Edition


  • Project Title (Original Language): Eu & Eu

  • Project Type: Short

  • Runtime: 9 minutes 22 seconds

  • Completion Date: July 15, 2021

  • Production Budget: 6,500 USD

  • Country of Origin: Portugal

  • Country of Filming: Portugal

  • Language: Portuguese

  • Shooting Format: digital

  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9

  • Film Color: Color

  • First-time Filmmaker: No

  • Student Project: No

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1 Comment

António Silva
António Silva
Nov 19, 2021

Thanks Short-filmz. Festival very well organized and with attention to the participants. On behalf of the team, I am grateful for the award and for the words. We hope to return.

Passos Zamith

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