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Açúcar (2017)

Bethania Wanderley (Maeve Jinkings) has to return to the place where she was born, a decadent sugar cane mill, to prevent the former cane workers from taking over the land. She will have to deal with her past and her prejudices.

Directors:

Sergio Oliveira, Sergio Oliveira (co-director) (as Sérgio Oliveira) | 1 more credit »

Writers:

Sergio Oliveira (screenplay) (as Sérgio Oliveira), Sergio Oliveira | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Maeve Jinkings ... Bethania
Dandara de Morais Dandara de Morais ... Alessandra
Magali Biff Magali Biff ... Dona Branca
Zé Maria Zé Maria ... Zé (as José Maria Alves)
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Bethania Wanderley (Maeve Jinkings) does not like the rural environment of the 'Zona da Mata', but has to return to the place where she was born, a decaying sugarcane mill, to prevent the former cane workers from taking over the land. Faced with the leader of the association, Zé (José Maria Alves) and Alessandra (Dandara de Morais), who is cleaning the house to observe the owner, Bethânia will have to deal with his past and his prejudices.

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Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

9 October 2017 (Brazil) See more »

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BRL430,000 (estimated)
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