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Brazilian Movie Nights

October 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Gilman Hall 479
Flavia Azeredo-Cerqueira, Director, Portuguese Language Program
Brazilian Movie Nights @ Gilman Hall 479

The Portuguese Language Program presents: Brazilian Movie Nights

September 19, 2019

Bald Mountain

1980. Two friends Juliano (Juliano Carazzé) and Joaquim (Júlio Andrade) leave São Paulo looking for a gold dream. They arrive in Amazon Jungle like millions of other men, full of dreams and illusions. But the obsession for the richness and power in the mining change their lives. A history about the gold fever, greed and violence in the biggest open gold mining in the world, Serra Pelada.

October 17, 2019


After living as a man for nearly 60 years, Laerte Coutinho, one of Brazil’s most brilliant cartoonists, introduces herself to the world as a woman.

November 14, 2019

All the Reasons to Forget

After having broken up a long-term relationship, Antônio has no doubts he will quickly get over Sofia, his ex-girlfriend, but nothing is as simple as it seems, actually, it never is… And when Antônio realizes it is impossible to control his own feelings, he starts refusing them, using all kinds of modern palliative measures, to get rid of memories of his ex-girlfriend, such as: cognitive psychoanalysis, controlled substances, Tinder, among others, leading him to several tragicomical situations.