Paris Square

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Paris Square (Praça Paris)

Directed by Lucia Murat

  • Brazil, Portugal, Argentina 2017; 112 min
  • Original version: Portuguese
  • Genre: Drama
    • Best Director, Best Actress (Grasse Passô) - Rio de Janeiro IFF

Synopsis

Gloria is an elevator operator at Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ). She was raised and still lives in Morro da Providência. Daughter of an abusive father, she becomes free from him, only to fall in the hands of her brother, a drug kingpin, who is still present and exerts enormous influence on her life, even though he is in prison. Camila is a young Portuguese psychoanalyst who is in Brazil for her graduate studies on violence at UERJ, where Gloria becomes her patient. She is foreign and displaced amidst the chaos of an unequal, noisy, hostile and ever-changing city. A bond between them begins to form

Production

  • TAIGA FILMES

    Gabriela Amadei