A Procura De Pancho

A Procura De Pancho (2011) | Christopher Bisset

In honour of the late Portuguese architect, sculptor and painter, Pancho Guedes, who passed away last November at the age of 90; this is a film dedicated to his life’s work. A Procura de

Pancho is a short film about a student who visits Maputo in search of the eccentric masterpieces of Guedes. The film features quirky animation and brilliant camera work, taking you right into the dynamic spaces envisioned by Guedes and examining their weathered state forty years on.

Pancho Guedes
Pancho Guedes
Smiling Lion. Lourenço Marques. 1958
Smiling Lion. Maputo. 1958

Pancho Guedes