Directed by Juliana Rojas and Marco Dutra (Brazil/France, 2017, 135 min.). Digital. Portuguese with English subtitles.
Clara, a lonely caregiver from the outskirts of São Paulo, is hired by the wealthy and eccentric Ana to be a nanny for Ana’s unborn child. Settling into her plush new job, Clara soon discovers that her employer has a ravenous appetite for meat and troubling urges during full moons. With thrilling twists and a healthy dose of gore, this allegorical fantasy also offers sly commentary on endemic class disparity in Brazil.
“Good Manners is a dark, gothic fairy tale—drawing equal parts inspiration from Angela Carter, Jacques Tourneur, and John Landis—meticulously blending reality and fantasy into an unforgettably chimerical film.”—The Seattle International Film Festival
Dirigido por Juliana Rojas and Marco Dutra (Brasil/França, 2017, 135 min). Digital. Português com legendas em inglês.
Clara, enfermeira solitária da periferia de São Paulo, é contratada pela rica e misteriosa Ana como babá de seu futuro filho. Uma noite de lua cheia muda para sempre a vida das duas mulheres.
Sinopse cortesia de Imovision.
“As Boas Maneiras é um conto de fadas gótico e sombrio que – inspirado em Angela Carter, Jacques Tourneur e John Landis – mistura meticulosamente realidade e fantasia em um filme inesquecivelmente quimérico.” – The Seattle International Film Festival
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