Movies & TV shows
Childbirth Banned in Paradise
pregnant women from the paradise island of Fernando de Noronha are separated from their families and employers and sent to the mainland 12 weeks before giving birth. Those who resist are under pressur...
El diablo blanco
Three friends are part of a fascist opposition group in the chaos of the early 70's and together they commit a political crime that changes the history of the country and also involves them in a betra...
We Still Have the Deep Black Night
Karen sings and plays the trumpet in a vigorous rock band in Brasilia, but no one there is interested in it. At 27, she has lost hope in the city her grandfather helped to build. She follows in the fo...
Maria do Caritó
Maria, a virgin spinster, is trying magical superstitions to find a husband. In her dialogue with the marriage saint, she implores for a companion. Her father offered her as a bride to Saint Djalminha...
The first transgender in the brazilian army, Maria Luiza's story begins in Ceres (Goiás, Brazil), where she was born in July 20, 1960 - the same day we celebrate Santos Dummont's birthday, patron of t...
Nalu on the Border
Nalu lives with Ruben, her father, in a small country town near the Brazilian border with Uruguay. When Ruben realizes that his daughter is becoming a woman, an ambiguous closeness begins to develop b...
The Cambridge Squatter
A group of low-income workers and refugees occupy an old abandoned building in downtown So Paulo. There are daily dramas, comical situations and different views on the world.
Maria: Don't Forget I Come From the Tropics
An examination of the relationship between the life and art of Maria Martins, now recognized as one of the greatest Brazilian sculptors, in addition to her engravings and texts. The film reveals the g...
Meus 15 Anos
A shy student suddenly becomes the center of attention when she wins a huge birthday party that she never asked for.
Don't Call Me Son
Pierre is in puberty. He plays in a band, has sex at parties, and tries on women's clothing and lipstick in front of a mirror. Since his father's death, Aracy has looked after him. Pierre was stolen f...
The Second Mother
After leaving her daughter Jessica in a small town in Pernambuco to be raised by relatives, Val worked as a nanny for 13 years. She has financial stability but has to live with the guilt that she didn...
The History of Eternity
Three stories of love and desire are changing the emotional landscape of a small village in the hinterland. The characters of a romanesque world are limited on one side by human instincts and the othe...
Eu Maior (Higher Self) is a Brazilian feature-length documentary presenting a fresh look at self-knowledge and the pursuit of happiness. The filmmakers interviewed thirty individuals with distinct bac...
Till Luck Do Us Part 2
After all the trouble in the first film, Tino and Jane have more fun adventures. Still tasting bitter failure, they see a light at the end of the tunnel with uncle Olavinho’s unexpected inheritance. H...
The Greatest Love of All
Antônio is an astrophysicist who has just found out he has an inoperable brain tumor. After decades living in the United States, he returns to Brazil and tries to learn more about his biological mothe...
Owner of the Story
A woman looks at her past. When she was 20 years old, she played a game of possibilities. If she hadn't gone to the ball, she wouldn't have met him. A woman is playing a game.
When a doctor decides to carry out an AIDS prevention program inside Latin America’s largest prison: the Casa de Detenção de São Paulo - Carandiru, he discovers the victim of one of the darkest days i...
A short story of love, betrayal, revenge, sex, death and mistreated hearts: Raul comes home to find his wife, Assyria, having sex with another man. He begins for him a spiral of depressive and violent...
Two Lost in a Dirty Night
Paco and Tonho are illegal Brazilian immigrants in New York. Shy Tonho dreams of being successful, but misses his family and Brazil. Pursued by Immigration Service and later arrested, he is about to b...
Durval and his mother own a store. Durval hires a maid to help his mother after he leads a boring and unattractive life. A note promising to be back in a couple of days was left by her on her second d...
The Xango from Baker Street
It was founded in 1886. Dom Pedro II received a violin. There is a doctor and a detective. The case was solved by them.
Documentary about samba musician from Bahia Clementino Rodrigues, aka Riachão.
Five maids in São Paulo are observed in this episodic, impressionistic film. The women interact with each other, ride busses, work, and have longings: Rai for a husband, Créo for her lost daughter, Ro...
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Brava Gente was a television series aired by TV Globo in Brazil between 2000 and 2003, initially as a special year-end. The program was adapted from stories and national stories, and plays by famous p...