Sony Pictures Classics | Release Date: August 11, 2006
Summary: Áurea's saga starts in 1910, when, in pursuing a dream she never shared, she arrives in a caravan at a labyrinth of sand in Maranhão, northern Brazil. Her husband, Vasco, believes this land to be prosperous and she is condemned to a life in this barren place, her only female company being her mother, Dona Maria. Pregnant and dissatisfied with her destiny, she tries everything to find a way out. (Sony Pictures Classics)
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Runtime: 115 min
Rating: Rated R for some graphic sexuality.
Production: Globo Filmes
Genres: Drama
Country: Brazil
Language: Portuguese
Home Release Date: Dec 12, 2006
Director Credit
Andrucha Waddington Director
Writer Credit
Andrucha Waddington Story
Elena Soarez Story
Luiz Carlos Barreto Story
Cast Credit
Camilla Facundes Maria - 1919
Emiliano Queiroz Chico Do Sal
Enrique Díaz Luiz - 1919
Fernanda Montenegro Dona Maria/Áurea/Maria
Fernanda Torres Áurea/Maria
Haroldo Costa Capataz
Jefferson de Almeida Barbosa Mirinho (1919)
João Acaiabe Pai De Massu
Jorge Mautner Cientista
Luiz Melodia Massu - 1942
Nelson Jacobina Cientista
Ruy Guerra Vasco De Sá
Seu Jorge Massu - 1910-1919
Stênio Garcia Luiz - 1942
Zumbi Bahia Carregador Vasco #1
Producer Credit
Andrucha Waddington Producer
Claudia Braga Delegate Producer
Daniel Filho Associate Producer
Katiuscha Mello Series Producer
Leonardo Monteiro de Barros Producer
Luciano Huck Associate Producer
Marcos França Executive Producer
Pedro Buarque de Hollanda Producer
Pedro Guimarães Producer