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Roberto Santos (I) (1928–1987)

Roberto Santos was born in a working-class suburb of São Paulo in 1928. Started his cinema activities around 1952, in the first big studio built in Brazil, the Vera Cruz Studio. In 1956 makes his first movie, "O Grande Momento" ("The Great Momment"), the first neo- realistic movie made in Brazil. In 1965 Roberto Santos adapts a short novel by ... See full bio »

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 1987 Quincas Borba
 1985 Nasce Uma Mulher (writer)
 1980 Erotic Stories (segment "Arroz com Feijão")
 1979 Os Amantes da Chuva (writer)
 1978 As Três Mortes de Solano (writer)
 1975 O Predileto
 1972 Vozes do Medo (Documentary)
 1971 Um Anjo Mau
 1970 África Eterna (Documentary)
 1968 Bebel, Garota Propaganda (writer)
 1968 O Homem Nu (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1966 As Cariocas
 1958 The Grand Moment (writer)
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1 Biographical Movie | See more »

Alternate Names:

Roberto Santos Pinhanhez
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Personal Quote:

We cannot think before acting. Better to do something and think afterwards. See more »

Trivia:

After seeing "Matraga", Guimarães Rosa -- the author of the original story -- commented that Roberto Santos' end for the story was more interesting than his. He also told that "They are vindicated", referring to previous adaptations of his work to movies. See more »

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