Tag: Brazil

On Yoga the Architecture of Peace (2017) 7.9

On Yoga the Architecture of Peace (2017)

ON YOGA: The Architecture of Peace is director Heitor Dhalia's new film and his first documentary, it follows photographer Michael O'Neill as he talks to the great Yoga masters in India, Tibet and New York....

Ghost Killers vs. Bloody Mary (2018) 5.6

Ghost Killers vs. Bloody Mary (2018)

Four YouTubers with expertise in supernatural events are seeking recognition from the audience whilst solving the urban legend of the Bathroom Blonde Case. The spirit that haunts the schools' bathroom in Brazil....

Elite Squad (2007) 8.1

Elite Squad (2007)

In 1997, before the visit of the pope to Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento from BOPE (Special Police Operation Battalion) is assigned to eliminate the risks of the drug dealers in a dangerous slum nearby where the pope ...

Seven Years in May (2019) 7.2

Seven Years in May (2019)

A man, whose character is based on that of the actor who plays him, contemplates the time he was brutalized by a gang of fake cops into revealing where in his house he had stashed some drugs, which he denied having.::Law...

Divine Love (2019) 6.3

Divine Love (2019)

Brasil, 2027. Joana, a forty-year-old civil servant, works as a notary at the divorce registration office, but her fervent Christian faith drives her to go beyond her job in an attempt to reconcile separated spouses. In ...

Data Limite segundo Chico Xavier (2014) 7.5

Data Limite segundo Chico Xavier (2014)

UFO experts claim that after the explosion of the bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, there was an increase in the number of sightings of UFO'S (Unidentified Flying Objects) worldwide. Just over two decades later, the Brazi...

The Rundown (2003) 6.7

The Rundown (2003)

In an attempt to earn enough money to start his own small business, the dauntless bounty hunter--or retrieval expert--and aspiring restaurateur, Beck, is talked into bringing back home his shady boss' adventure-seeking s...

Black Orpheus (1959) 7.5

Black Orpheus (1959)

In the heady atmosphere of Rio's carnival, two people meet and fall in love. Eurydice, a country girl, has run away from home to avoid a man who arrived at her her looking for her. She is convinced that he was going to k...

The Garden Left Behind (2019) 7.4

The Garden Left Behind (2019)

The 2019 SXSW Audience Award-winning feature film debut by Flavio Alves is a story about a young Mexican trans woman and her grandmother who navigate life as undocumented immigrants in New York City.::Christine Nyland...

“The Noite com Danilo Gentili” (2014) 6.7

“The Noite com Danilo Gentili” (2014)

The Noite with Danilo Gentili is a Brazilian television program produced and originally screened by SBT, which is presented by stand-up comedian Danilo Gentili. It is a late-night talk show, with the presence of humor an...

Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within (2010) 8

Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within (2010)

After a bloody invasion of the BOPE in the High-Security Penitentiary Bangu 1 in Rio de Janeiro to control a rebellion of interns, the Lieutenant-Colonel Roberto Nascimento and the second in command Captain André Matias ...

The Blue Flower of Novalis (2018) 5.2

The Blue Flower of Novalis (2018)

In his apartment in São Paulo, between making coffee and gay hook-ups, Marcelo casually and sincerely discussed his longings and beliefs....

She Said, He Said (2019) 4.8

She Said, He Said (2019)

Rosa (Duda Matte) is dedicated to study, Leo (Marcus Bessa) is a good soccer player. She is always on time, he is always late. She hates Julia (Maisa), the most popular girl in high school, he kind of likes her. They are...

Seduction of the Flesh (2018) 5.3

Seduction of the Flesh (2018)

A delicate and tenacious writer, widowed three years ago, engages in frequent conversations with a parrot. However, she's always observed by a large portion of raw meat....

The Trial (2018) 7.2

The Trial (2018)

The Trial documents the trial of Dilma Rousseff, focusing on the defense team, who struggles to prove her innocence against a majority vote by a Congress riddled with corruption. A tale of betrayal and corruption, the fi...

The Train of Salt and Sugar (2016) 6.2

The Train of Salt and Sugar (2016)

A very dangerous train journey through war torn Mozambique. Civilian passengers are both protected and harassed by a troop of ill-disciplined soldiers on board to fight off a rebel army in the bush. All must work togethe...

Rio (2011) 6.9

Rio (2011)

In Rio de Janeiro, baby macaw, Blu, is captured by dealers and smuggled to the USA. While driving through Moose Lake, Minnesota, the truck that is transporting Blu accidentally drops Blu's box on the road. A girl, Linda,...

Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010) 5.1

Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010)

This is a romantic comedy about a saleswoman from a large department store in Rio, who discovers she has inherited property in the wine country of California. She could never expect what she would find in Webster, a smal...

Greta (2019) 6.3

Greta (2019)

Pedro, a 70-year-old gay nurse, is taking care of Daniela, his ailing transgender friend. In order to find her a vacant hospital bed, he decides to help an arrested and wounded criminal to escape....

Landless (2019) 7.1

Landless (2019)

An insight into the Brazilian Landless Workers Movement's everyday routine, which is divided up between tilling the land, political activism and talk of what a better future might look like....

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008) 7.2

My Name Ain’t Johnny (2008)

In the 90's, In Rio de Janeiro, the middle-class João Guilherme Estrella is introduced to the world of drugs consuming maconha and cocaine first and later becoming a drug-dealer with many connections inclusive in Europe....

The Nightshifter (2018) 6.2

The Nightshifter (2018)

Stênio, the nightshifter of a morgue, has the ability to communicate with the cadavers that are brought to him every night.::Igor Leoni...

Jogo de Xadrez (2014) 5.1

Jogo de Xadrez (2014)

Mina, Beth and Martona are locked in Talavera Bruce Penintentiary, in Rio de Janeiro. Mina is the brain of the group, Beth is the impulsive one, and Martona is pure muscle. Mina controls the jail by selling drugs and goo...

Breakwater (2019) 6.4

Breakwater (2019)

A group of friends from São Paulo go on a trip to a remote beach. While they wait for the new year's eve, they build a safe and pleasant environment through music and friendship.::neoh...

Gabriela (1983) 6.3

Gabriela (1983)

In 1925, Nacib (Marcello Mastroianni) is the owner of bar in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. He meets Gabriela (Sonia Braga) and hires her on as a cook. They soon enter a passionate relationshi...

The Dead and the Others (2018) 6.6

The Dead and the Others (2018)

A 15-year-old Krahô boy called by his dead father's voice to celebrate the funerary feast which will allow his father's spirit to depart to the village of the dead. Reluctant to embrace what this implies, a first step in...

Two Billion Hearts (1995) 7.7

Two Billion Hearts (1995)

A movie about the 1994 FIFA World Cup, played in the USA for the first time in history.::Bruno...

Wasp Network (2019) 5.5

Wasp Network (2019)

The story of five Cuban political prisoners who had been imprisoned by the United States since the late 1990s on charges of espionage and murder.::Rodrigo Teixeira...

My Hindu Friend (2015) 5.8

My Hindu Friend (2015)

His father has died, he hasn't spoken with his brother for about 10 years and has a serious cancer. Diego is a talented film director with difficulty to deal with his sickness, which is making him lose his friends and fa...

Rio Sex Comedy (2010) 4.8

Rio Sex Comedy (2010)

Arriving in Rio to tour the local cosmetic surgery clinics, a respected British esthetic surgeon, Charlotte warns potential clients that rhinoplasty isn't the key to true happiness. Meanwhile, out on the streets, a visit...

Woman on Top (2000) 5.3

Woman on Top (2000)

Plagued by chronic motion sickness, Isabella--a sultry Brazilian belle, and a gifted chef--needs to be in control in every aspect of her life: in her car; in the kitchen; on the dance floor, and of course, during sex. Ne...

Winter’s Flower (1978) 7

Winter’s Flower (1978)

A thug is released after fifteen years in prison for the murder of a yakuza gang boss. Things were never going to be simple and bygones were never going to be bygones of course, but to make matters more complicated the m...

Neighboring Sounds (2012) 7.2

Neighboring Sounds (2012)

Life in a middle-class neighborhood in present day Recife, Brazil, takes an unexpected turn after the arrival of an independent private security firm. The presence of these men brings a sense of safety and a good deal of...

Rich in Love (2020) 6.2

Rich in Love (2020)

Working incognito at his rich dad's company to test his own merits, Teto falls for Paula and tells her he grew up poor, a lie that spins out of control.::Netflix...

Last Stop 174 (2008) 7.1

Last Stop 174 (2008)

A chronicle of a real-life bus hijacking in Rio de Janeiro that occurred on June 12, 2000.::Anonymous...

Waste Land (2010) 7.9

Waste Land (2010)

An uplifting feature documentary highlighting the transformative power of art and the beauty of the human spirit. Top-selling contemporary artist Vik Muniz takes us on an emotional journey from Jardim Gramacho, the world...

Chico Xavier (2010) 7.1

Chico Xavier (2010)

A biography of spiritual medium and author Francisco Candido Xavier.::Anonymous...

Time of Peace-2009 7

Time of Peace-2009

Segismundo (Tony Ramos) is a former political police officer of Getúlio Vargas' government, who used to torture prisoners. In April 1945, he is the chief of the Immigration Office in Rio de Janeiro and, therefore, is in ...

Abe-2019 7.1

Abe-2019

"Abe" is a 12-year-old half Israeli and half Palestinian kid from Brooklyn driven by his passion for food, who has never had a dinner without a family fight. Abe escapes from a stupid summer cooking camp and is mentored ...

Califórnia-2015 7

Califórnia-2015

São Paulo, 1984. Estela gets through the troubled phase of adolescence. Sex, love, friendship; everything looks too complicated. Her personal refuge is her uncle Carlos and the trip to California, where he lives, is her ...