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Divine Divas (2016)

Divinas Divas (original title)
The Divine Divas are the icons of the first generation of Brazilian transvestite artists in the 1960's. One of the first stages to host men dressed as women was the Rival Theatre, ran by ... See full summary »

Director:

Leandra Leal

Writers:

Carol Benjamin (screenplay), Leandra Leal (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rogéria Rogéria ... Self
Jane di Castro Jane di Castro ... Self
Valéria Valéria ... Self (as Divina Valéria)
Camille K. Camille K. ... Self
Fujika Di Halliday Fujika Di Halliday ... Self (as Fujica de Holliday)
Eloina Eloina ... Self (as Eloína dos Leopardos)
Marquesa Marquesa ... Self
Brigitte de Búzios Brigitte de Búzios ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Miguel Falabella Miguel Falabella
Bibi Ferreira Bibi Ferreira
Aderbal Freire Filho Aderbal Freire Filho
Gustavo Gasparani Gustavo Gasparani ... Himself
Ney Latorraca
Leandra Leal Leandra Leal ... Herself
Ângela Leal ... Herself
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Storyline

The Divine Divas are the icons of the first generation of Brazilian transvestite artists in the 1960's. One of the first stages to host men dressed as women was the Rival Theatre, ran by Américo Leal, the director's grandfather. The film shows the intimacy, the talent and the stories of a generation that revolutionized the sexual behavior and defied the moral of a time. Written by Leandra Leal

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

22 June 2017 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Divine Divas See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

BRL 99,983,240 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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