Brazil

Aquarius

Aquarius

Director: Kleber Medonça Filho
Year: 2016

Acclaimed Brazilian writer-director Kleber Mendonça Filho continues examines the alienating effects of urban over-development in Recife, Brazil.

Aquarius

Diamantino

Diamantino

Director: Gabriel Abrantes, Daniel Schmidt
Year: 2019

When big-hearted but dimwitted Portuguese soccer hunk Diamantino (Carloto Cotta, Tabu) blows it in the World Cup finals, he goes from superstar to laughing stock overnight. Searching for a new purpose, he sets out on a cosmic odyssey involving...

Diamantino

Films of Joaquim Pedro de Andrade, The

Films of Joaquim Pedro de Andrade, The

Director: Joaquim Pedro de Andrade

Kino Lorber presents the complete oeuvre of Joaquim Pedro de Andrade, one of the most important figures in the Cinema Novo movement that transformed Brazilian cinema in the 1960s and 70s. Andrade’s oeuvre has been overshadowed to some extent b...

Films of Joaquim Pedro de Andrade, The

The Great Mystical Circus

The Great Mystical Circus

Director: Carlos Diegues
Year: 2018

Reality and fantasy collide in the story of a family-owned circus spanning five generations of decadence, love and loss, as told by Cinema Novo master Carlos Diegues (Bye Bye Brazil, Quilombo). Starring Vincent Cassel and with a score by...

The Great Mystical Circus

Jia Zhangke, A Guy From Fenyang

Jia Zhangke, A Guy From Fenyang

Director: Walter Salles
Year: 2014

Brazilian filmmaker Walter Salles accompanies the prolific Chinese director Jia Zhangke on a walk down memory lane, as he revisits his hometown and other locations used in creating his ever-growing body of work.

Jia Zhangke, A Guy From Fenyang

Landscape Film: Roberto Burle Marx

Landscape Film: Roberto Burle Marx

Director: João Vargas Penna
Year: 2019

A journey through the art and life of the Brazilian landscape architect and painter best known for the iconic black-and-white mosaic promenades that line Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach.

Landscape Film: Roberto Burle Marx

Neon Bull

Neon Bull

Director: Gabriel Mascaro
Year: 2015

Wild, sensual and utterly transporting, Brazilian writer-director Gabriel Mascaro's second fiction feature unfolds within the world of the vaquejada, a traditional exhibition sport in which cowboys try to pull bulls to the ground by their tails. Neo...

Neon Bull

To the Left of the Father

To the Left of the Father

Director: Luiz Fernando Carvalho
Year: 2001

One of the most original and emotionally complex Brazilian films in the last decade. After running away from his Lebanese-Brazilian abode, Pedro has to choose between a life of utopian freedom, removed from past connections, or, should he decide to...

To the Left of the Father

Violeta Went to Heaven

Violeta Went to Heaven

Director: Andrés Wood
Year: 2011

The extraordinary story of the iconic poet, musician and folksinger Violeta Parra, whose songs have become hymns for Chileans and Latin Americans alike. Director Andres Wood (Machuca) traces the intensity and explosive vitality of her life, from...

Violeta Went to Heaven

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