A few years from now - Bacurau, a small town in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their community has vanished from most maps.
Kleber Mendonça Filho
A policeman intent on freeing a crooked businessman from a prison on Gomera, an island in the Canaries. However, he must first learn the difficult local dialect, a language which includes hissing and spitting.
Based on real events, A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, St. Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his unwavering faith and his love for his wife, Fani, and children that keeps his spirit alive.Written by
According to Valeri Pachner, the movie's spiritualism "comes from a simple place," that is, from a strong connection that two characters have with each other and from the world they live in. For Pachner, the most spiritual thing is their connection, which is love. See more »
The title card at the end of the picture comes from the final sentence of George Eliot's "Middlemarch". See more »