Brazil 1998. Director Walter Salles.
This captivating road movie picked up awards all around the world, as well as a best actress Academy Award nomination for 69 year old Fernanda Montenegro.
Initially shown as selfish and uncaring, her character gradually softens as she accompanies a boy on a quest to find his father.
Walter Salles’ filming of this journey stunningly captures an unglamorous land, seen from the perspective of the two travellers whose final destination is far from certain.
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