filmes do Brasil

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VIPs (2010)
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The life of a real conman and one of the biggest frauds in Brazil. (95 mins.)
Director: Toniko Melo
 
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Budapest (2009)
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José Costa is a Brazilian ghost writer. Returning from a ghost writers convention his airplane is rerouted to Budapest... (113 mins.)
Director: Walter Carvalho
 
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Árido Movie (2005)
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Weatherman from a TV network goes back to his hometown, Vale da Rocha, a place in Northeast Brazil, devastated by the drought. He is forced to face the geographic elements and his own memories. (100 mins.)
Director: Lírio Ferreira
 
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Rio 100 Degrees F. (1955)
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A semi-documentary on the people of Rio de Janeiro. The camera follows boys from a hillside shanty town who sell peanuts at Copacabana... (100 mins.)
 
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Cão Sem Dono (2007)
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In Porto Alegre, the unemployed Ciro has a dull life in a simple apartment with a nameless stray dog that he had found on the streets... (82 mins.)
 
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Black Orpheus (1959)
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A retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth, set during the time of the Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro. (100 mins.)
Director: Marcel Camus
 
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À la recherche d'Orfeu Negro (2005 Documentary)
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Investigation about the impact of Marcel Camus's film "Orfeu Negro", and its relationship with today's Brazil, illustrating the vitality of Brazilian music, such as the Samba and Bossa-Nova. (60 mins.)
 
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Black God, White Devil (1964)
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Fictionalized account of the adventures of hired gunman Antonio das Mortes, set against the real life last days of rural banditism... (120 mins.)
Director: Glauber Rocha
 
10.
Tieta of Agreste (1996)
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Just when her family starts believing that she is dead, and that they can expect a rich heritage, Tieta... (115 mins.)
Director: Carlos Diegues
 
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Central Station (1998)
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An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew. (113 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
12.
Alice's House (2007)
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Alice, married for the last 20 years to a taxi driver, works in a beauty parlour, has three children... (92 mins.)
Director: Chico Teixeira
 
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Behind the Sun (2001)
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When ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother, a young man questions the tradition of violence between two rival families. (105 mins.)
Director: Walter Salles
 
14.
Mango Yellow (2002)
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Short stories revolving around a bar and a hotel in Recife, unveil a mosaic of exotic characters living... (103 mins.)
Director: Cláudio Assis
 
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Edifício Master (2002 Documentary)
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The daily lives and routine of 37 families living in a huge 12-story building in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro: their drama, aspirations, intimate revelations, loneliness, dreams... (110 mins.)
 
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Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures (2005)
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A road movie about a German man who went to the North East of Brazil in the 1942 to sell Aspirin. (99 mins.)
Director: Marcelo Gomes
 
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If I Were You (2006)
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The publicist Claudio and the housewife and choral teacher Helena have been married for many years,... (108 mins.)
Director: Daniel Filho
 
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Estomago: A Gastronomic Story (2007)
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In the great restaurant of life, there are those who eat and those who get eaten. Raimundo Nonato finds an alternative way... (113 mins.)
Director: Marcos Jorge
 
19.
My Name Ain't Johnny (2008)
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The true story of João Guilherme Estrella ("Johnny"), a young middle-class bon vivant who became a big-time cocaine dealer in Rio de Janeiro in the early 1990s. (124 mins.)
Director: Mauro Lima
 
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The Invisible Woman (2009)
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A romantic comedy in which a 35-year old man is abandoned by his wife and falls in love with his neighbor, a perfect, ideal woman. The only problem: she doesn't exist! (105 mins.)
Director: Claudio Torres
 
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Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl (2011)
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After the adoptive daughter of a stable family leaves them for a new life as a prostitute, she rises to become a popular performer among her clients, and details her routine in her blog. (131 mins.)
Director: Marcus Baldini
 
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Brazil (1985)
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A bureaucrat in a retro-future world tries to correct an administrative error and himself becomes an enemy of the state. (132 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam