Bio-Filmography



Simon(e) Jaikiriuma Paetau


Simon(e) Jaikiriuma Paetau‘s artistic projects are located between film and theatre, dealing with postcolonial subjects and kuir (queer) cultures. Paetau’s works have been featured at Festival de Cannes, Documenta 14, MoMA, Studio Я of Maxim Gorki Theatre, among others. In 2018 Simon(e) was awarded the Prize of Best Director at the Int. Cartagena Film Festival, Colombia for “The Whisper of the Jaguar”. Currently, Simon(e) is developing their second Feature Film REBELS ON HEELS supported by the Résidence du Festival de Cannes.

The Whisper of the Jaguar(Feature Film), 2017, 79 min.
Frutas Afrodisíacas(theater), 2016, 72 min.
Gritty Glamour(theater), 2015, 80 min.
Cruising in High Heels(film), 2014, 47 min.
Posh(shortfilm), 2012, 22.min.
Mila Caos(shortfilm), 2011, 18 min.
Lua Verde (shortfilm), 2011, 20 min.
Oury Jalloh(shortfilm), 2008, 30 min.

What is queer today is not queer tomorrow(co-curator)