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Nelson Pereira dos Santos – Vidas Secas aka Barren Lives [+Extras] (1963)

A poor family in the Northeast of Brazil (Fabiano, the father; Sinhá Vitória, the mother; their 2 children and a dog called Baleia) wander about the barren land searching for a better place to live, with food and work. But the drought and misery destroy their hopes. Read More »