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Cronicamente Inviável (2000)

Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Umberto Magnani ...
Alfredo
Cecil Thiré ...
Luís
Dira Paes ...
Amanda
Betty Gofman ...
Maria Alice
Daniel Dantas ...
Carlos
Dan Stulbach ...
Adam (as Dan Filip Stulbach)
Zezeh Barbosa ...
Josilene
Leonardo Vieira ...
Ceará
Cosme dos Santos ...
Valdir
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
João Acaiabe ...
Union leader
Patrick Alencar ...
Gabriel
Alejandro Bedoti ...
Man with case in Rondônia
Simone Boers ...
Adoption clinic nurse
Roberto Bomtempo ...
Osvaldo, Josilene's boyfriend
Gero Camilo ...
Bus driver
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Dissection of Brazilian problems, using six people who meet in a restaurant in São Paulo as models to illustrate political and sociological theses.

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Chronically Unfeasible  »

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"Cronicamente Inviável/Chronically Unfeasible" is Bianchi's strongest movie
26 March 2006 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

"Cronicamente Inviável/Chronically Unfeasible" is Bianchi's strongest movie. Also his best work. From script to cut, from actors to photographing, Bianchi brilliantly directs a drainage of old and open wounds of Brazilian recent History. Somewhat like in "Anna: Ot shesti do vosemnadtsati" (1993) -- classical Nikita Mikhalkov's documentary that deeply relates the end of the Soviet Empire -- Bianchi's movie performs a deep panel of his country society. Unlike "Anna", instead, it is a transversal rather than a longitudinal (timeline) cut. Both of them give the public a wonderful job of information AND opinion. If you are interested in the problems of Third World, specially Brazil, you MUST see this movie.


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