Childhood

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Childhood (Infância)

Directed by Domingos Oliveira

  • Brazil 2014; 84 min
  • Original version: Portuguese
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis

The film uses delicacy and humor to describe the authoritarian functioning of a typically Brazilian 1950 family in Rio de Janeiro. The family is headed by a matriarch anxiously waiting for the night to hear Carlos Lacerda. The intense emotional plot highlights the absurdity of the characters' behavior.

Production

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    Renata Paschoal