In this original variation on the Latin American telenovela (slow, emotional soap), life in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian big city jungle, is told in short, fast alternating scenes from the... See full summary »
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of instant "white blindness". Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where the newly created "society of ... See full summary »
Gael García Bernal
Short stories revolving around a bar and a hotel in Recife, unveil a mosaic of exotic characters living in the Brazilian underground: a butcher married with an evangelical woman, a ... See full summary »
Best buddies Acerola and Laranjinha, about to turn 18, discover things about their missing fathers' pasts which will shatter their solid friendship, in the middle of a war between rival drug gangs from Rio's favelas.
Duda (Stulbach), a business man who is about to receive a fortune that'll allow him to open new factories, decides to live a straight life, breaking up with his lover and becoming an honest man. However, in his last date with the lover, his cell phone accidentaly dials his wife's number - and she starts to listening everything that is happening through her car's speaker phone. Meanwhile, Duda's partner is trying to steal all his money and two inexperienced thieves are going to complicate the situation even more by kidnapping Duda and his lover. Written by