Posts tagged ‘Olhos de ressaca (Undertow Eyes)’
Olhos de ressaca (Undertow Eyes)
Directed by Petra Costa.
In Portuguese; English subtitles. 17 min.
Directed by Maya Da-Rin.
On the shared border of Brazil, Colombia, and Peru lies an island surrounded by the immense Amazon rainforest and populated by both indigenous people and urbanites. This vibrant, gorgeously photographed film transmits the broken rhythms and alienated rituals generated when wilderness and urbanization collide.
In Portuguese; English subtitles. 75 min.
Monday, July 26, 2010, 8:00 p.m. , Theater 1, T1
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Salve geral (Time of Fear)
2009. Brazil. Directed by Sergio Rezende. With Andrea Beltrão, Denise Weinberg, Lee Thalor. A recently widowed piano teacher is shocked when her only son is imprisoned for killing a young woman. Her situation goes from bad to worse when, desperate to free him, she becomes involved with the criminal organization behind a series of actions that threaten to turn São Paulo into a living hell. (more…)