Rita Piffer

Rita Piffer is an Brazilian filmmaker who has been living in San Francisco (CA, USA) for eight years. She has a BA in Journalism, and is currently working on the completion of her MFA in Cinema at San Francisco State University. Her shorts have screened in various Bay Area local Art Galleries, Social Community Venues, and Independent Film Festivals. She is currently working on portraits that deal with themes such as migration, trauma, separations and identity.

Ghost Syndrome

(Rita Piffer, 2013)

A portrait of a Moroccan lesbian who immigrated to the United States, and the emotional resonances of living in-between cultures....