Maria Gladys Mello da Silva (born 23 November 1939), known as Maria Gladys, is a Brazilian actress.
Movies & TV shows
Anjos de Ipanema
A countercultural movement that took place at Ipanema Pier marked the history of all participants. Painters, musicians, actors, surfers and others came together to change the system through peaceful d...
Neville D'Almeida: Chronicler of Beauty and Chaos
This film seeks to rescue the role of filmmaker Neville D'Almeida by using many rare images, numerous interviews, vast archival and audiovisual material.
Duas de Mim
Suellen (Thalita Carauta) is a cook who works hard to keep her little son, her younger sister and her mother alone. One day, your dreams come true: she splits in two. Her copy, identical physically, h...
All of God's Creations
An orphan, a blind virgin who seeks sexual pleasure, a young man who prostitutes himself as a transvestite and is sexually abused by his brother-in-law. What was God thinking of when he created each o...
1 Movie · 1 TV show
Aperana Street 52
In his film Rua Aperana 52 Júlio Bressane describes the invention of a landscape, the topology of a corner of Rio de Janeiro. The film consists of a series of photographs taken between 1909 and 1955 b...
Zizo, a radical and anarchist poet living in a marginal quarter of Recife in the north eastern state of Pernambuco, distributes his social angst-filled thoughts through a publication named Febre do Ra...
1 TV show
The telenovela Aquele Beijo is on display in the schedule of 19 hours. The film was directed by Roberto Talma and Cininha de Paula and was released on October 17, 2011.
Joy is a fable about courage and youth. It tells the story of Luiza, 16 year old girl, who can not stand to hear about the end of the world… On a Christmas night, his cousin John is mysteriously shot ...
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A documentary about actress brazilian Maria Gladys, a strong presence in films by Júlio Bressane, Rogério Sganzerla among others.
Meu Nome é Dindi
There is a portrait of a young woman named Dindi. Dindi fights for her life when her charter is on the verge of insolvency.
Quatro amigos que só pensam em curtir a vida, com grandes farras, mulheres e bebidas, são surpreendidos com uma ação de despejo. Precisando de dinheiro, a turma é obrigada a pensar naquilo que mais ab...
Negócio da China
On the porch of a farm, a woman tells stories while cutting and sewing scraps of cloth, creating images that form a towel. There are four stories of humor and magic. The fisherman's wedding with Iara,...
Apolônio Brasil, Campeão da Alegria
Apolônio Brasil was a pianist at a famous nightclub in Rio de Janeiro, from the 1950s until his untimely death. Quite a character, Apolônio was loved by women and idolized by his audience and friends....
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Um Anjo Caiu do Céu
João Medeiros is an internationally renowned photographer who suffers an attack in Prague, when he happens to photograph a Nazi leader who was in the middle of secret plans. In his last moments on Ear...
2 TV shows
Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
After an altercation with his father and mother, a young man named Bebeto kills his family and goes to a movie theater to watch some weird movies.
Peter Mandrake became involved in South America's dangerous underworld of pimps, drug gangs and arms traffickers when he set out to find the killer of a local call girl.
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Maria Eduarda "Duda" Pinheiro is a successful top model. After being hired to model Covery brand clothes, she meets the Kundera brothers, Alex and Gaspar, owners of the company. Gaspar, a former beatn...
Natal da Portela
There is a biography of a legendary name in the samba genre of Brazilian music. Although he couldn't dance or play an instrument, he became one of the main composers of Portela, an important Samba "sc...
Um Filme 100% Brasileiro
French poet Blaise Cendrars arrives by sea on the city of Rio de Janeiro and lives s life of bohemian parties during the celebration of carnaval.
Irreverent adaptation of great writer Machado de Assis's masterpiece "Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas" ("Brás Cubas's Posthumous Memories"). A dead man tells about his love life and adventures, specia...
Os Bons Tempos Voltaram: Vamos Gozar Outra Vez
Two stories chronicle the days of the bohemian, libertine youth of 1960s Rio de Janeiro.
An American millionaire is going to have a public relations man guide him. He is involved in mega-parties, confrontations with the police, meetings with drug dealers, facing corruption and even murder...
Experimental film, guided by the feeling of oppressive, paranoid, obsessive life of its characters. An essay on the oppression and dehumanization of the Brazilian people.
Cropped hair, a rosemary branch behind the ear, yellow shirt of shiny satin, he's behind the wheel of his car when passing by a woman who walks by the roadside. Strongly painted lips, printed dress wi...
The quasi-fictional story of transgender sex workers living in Rio de Janeiro's swampy red light district, who are joined by a group of hippies and a runaway stockbroker, "Mangue-Bangue" is the paradi...
O Capitão Bandeira Contra o Dr. Moura Brasil
A successful manager is haunted by a sinister character. The country of Brazil is referred to as Moura Brasil.
Lúcia McCartney, Uma Garota de Programa
The daily life of a Brazilian escort.
“The theme is the revolt of the slaves, the repressed who because they have no way out decide to turn ten or twenty days into an eternity. So they kill their masters. They will certainly die, but that...
A Família do Barulho
A dysfunctional family, composed of a prostitute and two gays, one strong and the other fragile and stupid, lives a routine life in Rio de Janeiro. When the slut threatens the other two to stop suppor...
No Way, Spider
Spider lives with three women. This tycoon is a caricature of Brazil's bourgeoisie, his trajectory is the starting point for an essay on the mental underdevelopment of Brazilian elites, in which black...
My Sweet Orange Tree
A boy learns important values when he talks to a sweet lemon tree. The tree must be cut.
The Angel Was Born
One of the bandits is white and the other is black. Santamaria believes in the power of an angel. Santamaria's companion is a simple-minded and ingenious man who follows Santamaria around and particip...
Copacabana Fools Me
Marquinhos is in his early 20s and lives with his parents and older brother. He doesn't have a job, he doesn't go to school, he just lives on the spur of the moment, plays soccer on the beach by day a...
Um Diamante e Cinco Balas
A man arrives in Tocantins river, looking for fortune.
All the Women in the World
Womanizer suddenly finds a woman who makes him change the way he looks at women. He falls in love, and believes she is in fact all women in one. Because of that, he has to face an important decision: ...
A group of armed soldiers are sent to the Northeast of Brazil in order to stop a population from invading and stealing a food deposit. A truck driver observes the situation and is torn between his fri...