Movies & TV shows
The vibrating effects of sound waves on a watery surface draws a haunting image. "UN" is a performance created and developed by brazilian sound artist bella.
Endless June - Brazil’s New Political Culture
An overview of Brazil's riots of June 2013, which were the beginning of a great political change that would take the country in the following years.
Chacrinha: O Velho Guerreiro
The story of José Abelardo Barbosa, narrated from the time of his youth, when he was at medical school, and dropped everything to become a radio announcer. After that, we follow the transformation of ...
10 Seconds to Win
The history of the famous Brazilian bantam and featherweight world champion Eder Jofre, who tries to deal with his personal life and the obligations of a world class athlete, with the mentoring of his...
Gloria and Grace
Graa is a single mother who works as a massage therapist and lives with her two children. Graa was diagnosed with a brain aneurism at the doctor's office one day. Desperate about who will take care of...
Rubens is a carefree, charismatic swimming instructor who finds himself accused of displaying inappropriate affection toward one of his students by the boy's mother. Other parents and colleagues are o...
Décio is a winning horse trainer who works at the Rio de Janeiro’s Jockey Club, where Lena runs an indebted coffee shop that she inherited. Worried about her financial situation and having to take car...
Los Hermanos - Esse é Só o Começo do Fim da Nossa Vida
One of the greatest phenomena of brazilian music of recent times, the band Los Hermanos gains an intimate record and true to its spirit in the documentary by Maria Ribeiro. In 2007, after a decade to...
A wealthy middle-aged woman unexpectedly finds herself caring for two impoverished young siblings in this subtle, touching and sincere study of class disparity from Brazilian filmmakers.
As Aventuras de Agamenon, o Repórter
The trajectory of the clumsy reporter Agamenon Mendes Pereira, always present in key events of history, his biggest scoops and his eternal love for Isaura, who survives his unexpected travels around t...
José Henrique Fonseca crafts an ambitious and long overdue homage to a central icon in Brazil’s 20th century history. Reminiscent of film noir classics, the biopic tells the glorious and tragic story...
Malu de Bicicleta
Based on the novel by Marcelo Rubens Paiva, the film tells the story of Luiz Mario, a São Paulo night-club impresario and a classic "bon vivant", is also an avid collector of love affairs. He is surro...
Slightly Out of Tune
The political turmoil in Brazil in the 1960's and 70's brought about a group of friends. The musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part of the Brazilian musical movement called Bo...
Person is a documentary about the life and work of a film maker. Through the personal journey of his daughter, Marina, the documentary reconstructs the history of the So Paulo filmmakers. She uses int...
Thiago lives with his family on an isolated farm in the arid backlands of Minas Gerais, Brazil. As the story unfolds and Thiago is forced to confront separations and betrayal within the home, Thiago b...
The House of Sand
A woman is taken along with her mother in 1910 to a far-away desert by her husband, and after his passing, is forced to spend the next 59 years of her life hopelessly trying to escape it.
Cafundó is a 35 mm color film which blends fact with fiction in the life of João de Camargo, a former black slave (1858-1942, Sorocaba, Brazil) who, in his old age, works miracles and devotes himself ...
Cazuza: Time Doesn't Stop
Inspired by the moving book “Só as Mães São Felizes”, by Lucinha Araújo, Cazuza's mother, the film covers a little more than 10 years of the singer’s crazy and brief life – from the beginning of his c...
The Man of the Year
Jobless and insecure to the point where he can't even face himself in the mirror, a terrified Máiquel enters a salon to have his hair died platinum blond after losing a soccer bet to a friend. His new...
God is Brazilian
God decides to take a vacation, but first He has to find a saint who can rule the universe while He's away. So He goes to the Northeast of Brazil, where He believes there's a very good man for the job...
Outros (Doces) Bárbaros
Almost thirty years after the first reunion of Doces Bárbaros (four of Brazil's major popular music stars: Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Gal Costa and Maria Bethânia), the artists involved decided to ...
Bufo & Spallanzani
Ivan Canabrava is an insurance ivestigator who is interested in the mysterious deaths of Bufo Marinus. Bufo Marinus is a frog poison that causes catalepsy in humans and is used in insurance fraud and ...
Two young boys, Laranjinha and Acerola, living in Cidade de Deus, one of the most violent neighborhoods in Rio de Janeiro, need some money to go to a concert. The "easiest" (and most dangerous) way to...
Moments before turning 90 years of age, Alberto remembers his life, lived in Copacabana, a neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro. The film is a comedy about old age nowadays, with Copacabana as a background....
A doctor from Italy goes to Brazil to find the child's mother. A detective helps her.
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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...
Paralamas em Close Up
"A journey within the brazilian rock history, having as guide the band Paralams do Sucesso. Interviews with Jorge Ben Jor, Evandro Mesquita, Roberto Frejat, Kid Abelha, Roger, Arnaldo Antunes and othe...
The Oyster and the Wind
Jose, a lighthouse keeper, and old Daniel are the people who live with a young girl named Marcela. The only contact the girl has with the world outside of her home is by a boat with four sailors that ...