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Forbidden to Forbid (2006)
"Proibido Proibir" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  27 April 2007 (Brazil)
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Maria Flor ...
Leticia
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Leon
Edyr de Castro ...
Rosalina (as Edyr Duqui)
Raquel Pedras ...
Rita
Adriano de Jesus ...
Cacazinho
Luciano Vidigal ...
Mario
Andressa Furletti ...
Alice
Wanderson 'Petão' Lopes ...
Cinézio (as Wanderson Petão)
Marcio Augusto ...
First Cop
Henrique Rodrigues ...
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Blue-eyed girl (as Bruna di Túlio)
Lorena Da Silva ...
Archictecture Professor
Mariana Durán ...
Mariana
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Sociology Professor
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The film was intended to be set in 1968, hence the title "Forbidden to Forbid", the motto of the French students riots of May 1968. Director Durán eventually decided to set the story in the present times. See more »

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A good film.
15 January 2010 | by (Australia, Melbourne) – See all my reviews

I just watch this film a bit out of the blue. It moved me. It was very well shot and very well acted. Paulo is a great character that could have been a cold non caring person but he cared about everything more than anyone in this film

It was a deep film that touched on things I would rather not think about. The love story mixed with social and political issues made it like something I've seen but the setting made it so much different.

Aunty made this film special, her character was the one that opened up the eyes of me and the three main characters. It is a complex film that seems easy to understand, but at the same time it made my head hurt in a good way.

I feel lucky to have seen this film, I don't feel that way about many films.


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