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Central Station
(Central do Brasil)

by Walter SALLES

Dora, an ex-teacher, earns a living writing letters for the illiterate. She sets up shop every morning in the hall at Rio de Janeiro station and waits for customers to come her way.
Suddenly Dora’s life changes dramatically when a woman for whom she has just written a letter is the victim of a fatal accident occuring right in front of Dora’s eyes. The letter was addressed to the customer’s husband, who had left her. She wanted to persuade him to meet her again and be introduced to his son…

  • Titre français
    Central do Brasil
  • Original title
    Central do Brasil
  • Titre international
    Central Station
  • Scénario
    Joãn Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein
  • Photo
    Walter Carvalho
  • Montage
    Isabelle Rathery, Felipe Lacerda
  • Son
    Jean-Claude Brisson
  • Musique
    Antonio Pinto, Jacques Morelembaum
  • Interprétation
    Fernanda Montenegro, Vinicius de Oliveira, Marilia Pêra
  • Production
    Videofilmes, MACT Productions
  • Support de projection
    35 mm
  • Sous-titrage
    VOSTF

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