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In the Heart of the World (2019)

No Coração do Mundo (original title)
The inhabitants of the Brazilian city of Contagem yearn for a better life. At the core of it all is Selma, a woman dreaming about the heart of the world: it could be anywhere, as long as it's a place where to feel happier.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kelly Crifer Kelly Crifer ... Ana
Leo Pyrata Leo Pyrata ... Marcos
Grace Passô Grace Passô ... Selma
Bárbara Colen ... Rose
Robert Frank Robert Frank ... Miro
Rute Jeremias Rute Jeremias ... Dona Sônia
Renato Novaes Renato Novaes ... Beto
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mc Carol Mc Carol ... Brenda (as MC Carol de Niterói)
Eid Ribeiro Eid Ribeiro ... João
Karine Teles ... Locutora
Gláucia Vandeveld Gláucia Vandeveld ... Dona Fia
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The film is situated in a rundown neighbourhood in Contagem near Belo Horizonte - the area where the directors come from. All younger people are dreaming of a better life. The older ones have probably given up. Women in general are prepared to do honest work, men are mostly lazy and try criminal short cuts to The Heart of the World, which is short for Paradise. We follow the lifes of six or seven residents, which is fascinating but depressing. Technically the film is well made, and although we jump from one life to another - the general line is clear and exciting. The end is a genuine shocker. Written by George Mulder

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

1 August 2019 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Au coeur du monde See more »

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Filmes de Plástico See more »
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2.35 : 1
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