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Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures Brazil 2005 | 99 min | OV | | FF 2005

Marcelo Gomes

Marcelo Gomes (*1963) comes from Recife in Brazil and won an award at Cannes in 2004 for his debut film Cinema, Aspirin and Vultures in the series Un Certain Regard. Once upon a time was I, Verônica is his third film.

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Sales rep Johann drives a van through the north Brazilian wilderness, peddling aspirin to unsuspecting peasants. He has fl ed his native country, which has been responsible for starting a global war. Ranulpho is fleeing from the drought in the south and the two men become friends – until Brazil declares war on Germany… An epic road-movie with penetrating images and an economical use of dialogue.
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Orig. Title: Cinema, aspirinas e urubus
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Portuguese
Section: Vitrina
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Director: Marcelo Gomes
Screenplay: Marcelo Gomes, Karim Aïnouz
Cast: Peter Ketnath, João Miguel, Fabiana Pirro, José Leite
Producer: Maria Ionescu,João Miguel
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Tomás Alves de Souza
Camera: Mauro Pinheiro jr.
Set Designer: Marcos Pedroso
Cutter: Karen Harley
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Format: 35 mm
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