The Contract

You are only as old as the man you dance with.

**Official selection New Zealand International Film Festival 2014**

Trailer

Synopsis

Rowena Baines’ charming short documentary The Contract takes us to Rio de Janeiro, where an unusual arrangement with her much younger samba teacher allows an elderly woman a new lease on life. It appears that in your golden years, you are only as old as the man you dance with.

Crew

Directed, filmed and edited by Rowena Baines. With thanks to my sound assistants Colette Hanley and Kelly Duque.

Cast

Arlette Vidigal de Souza, Luiz Carlos Lima and Carlos Bolacha.