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Não Por Acaso (2007)

Three control freaks lose the people they love.

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Philippe Barcinski
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rodrigo Santoro ... Pedro
Leonardo Medeiros ... Ênio
Letícia Sabatella ... Lúcia
Branca Messina Branca Messina ... Teresa
Rita Batata Rita Batata ... Bia
Cássia Kis Cássia Kis ... Iolanda (as Cássia Kiss)
Ney Piacentini Ney Piacentini ... Nogueira
Graziella Moretto Graziella Moretto ... Mônica (as Graziela Moretto)
Cacá Amaral Cacá Amaral ... Tobias
Sílvia Lourenço Sílvia Lourenço ... Paula
Giulio Lopes Giulio Lopes ... Jaime
Milhem Cortaz ... Paiva
Noemi Marinho Noemi Marinho ... Regina
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zeca Auricchio Zeca Auricchio ... Seu Poli
Renato da Matta Renato da Matta ... Pool Contestant
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Three control freaks lose the people they love.

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Drama

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

7 June 2007 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

No por casualidad See more »

Filming Locations:

São Paulo, Brazil

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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"Não por acaso" and The Time Issue
19 June 2007 | by rpolcanSee all my reviews

Imagine a palace with 1000 doors. You have to move in and out of the palace everyday, but you cannot open its doors. They open automatically for you...you just have to wait for a little while in front of them. But what if the doors take more time to open ? Or less time ? In fact your life could be definitely different. "Não por acaso" deals with this time issue: how a fraction of time could affect people's destiny and relationships. The plot takes place in a big city, whether it is São Paulo or New York, Paris or Buenos Aires makes no difference. Human touch is present throughout the movie, intermingled in urban scenes, where time flows in a slower and unrushed manner. This approach invites the viewer to a deeper reflection of the meaning of time in our 21st century global society.


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