Contemporary Brazilian Film

5 Dec 2013

Realism, gender and class oppression in Contemporary Brazilian Film

Screening and debate introduced by Angela Meili*

Location: Kane B10A

Love for Sale ("O Céu de Suely")
Karim Ainouz, 2006
"In order to get funds, a young woman living in the Northeast of Brazil decides to raffle her own body" (IMDb)

Thursday, December 5th 5.30pm
Kane B10A
Neighbouring Sounds ("O Som ao Redor")
Kleber Mendonça Filho, 2012
"A slice of 'Braziliana', a reflection on history, violence and noise" (IMDb)

All are welcome
Films in Portuguese with English subtitles

* Angela Meili is a Visiting Scholar at UCC Film and Screen Media. She is currently completing her PHD in Communication Studies in the University of Porto Alegre, Brazil

Portuguese in UCC


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