At the May 30 Settlement in Charqueadas, Rio Grande do Sul, 40 families settled in 1990 show that it’s possible to resist, produce and live collectively on land. Just an example of how Brazilian land can be generous when men and women work for the future of all.
“Director and screenwriter Werner Schünemanntakes viewers to the May 30 Settlement, in Santa Rita, Rio Grande do Sul, to reveal the children’s imagination and desires. The care of the director of photography, Alex Sernambi, is evident in the beauty of the images that portray with lyricism the daily life of the settlements and the activities of the children.”
(REDE-IBPINET/SP BULLETIN, January 1998)
Sissi, a young woman whose father is a widower and unemployed, struggles to support her family and dreams of sharing an apartment with her boyfriend, a soccer player. Martina lives in a more stable financial situation, but struggles to be desired again by his husband, or by the first one that appears. Giane has changed […]
Cátia, a successful economist, needs to rethink her life when her boyfriend Veronese, a controversial filmmaker, suffers a heart attack, leaving behind a dark past, a photo shop, some short films and a lot of screenplays on his computer.
Episode from the series “Contos de Inverno/Winter Tales”, by RBS TV. It tells the story of an unemployed woman making a strange pact with her uncle to succeed in her professional life.
Episode of the series “Brava Gente”, produced by TV Globo. An indebted family tries to sell its decadent farm to a movie producer, who plans to film an adaptation of Monteiro Lobato’s “The Buyer of Farms” and needs a proper place to do it. Trying to deceive the producer, the family disguises the poor conditions […]