Amor maldito

Dir: Adélia Sampaio
Mostra: CachoeiraDoc Por um cinema negro no feminino 1 Sessão Adélia Sampaio
76' . 1984 . Brasil

Synopsis

First feature film directed by an Afro-Brazilian woman, Amor malditois a tragic love story between two women: Fernanda is a businesswoman, and Sueli isa former beauty queen, the daughter of an oppressive evangelical family, who commits suicide. Seen as the culprit for her ex-lover’s death, Fernanda goes to trial under a prejudicial and cruel court.

Rating 16 years

Screening: november 27 at 16h

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Adélia Sampaio

Born in Belo Horizonte. She was the first Afro-Brazilian woman to direct a feature film in Brazil. Sheproducedfilmssuch as Parceiros de aventura (1984), by José Medeiros, andUm menino… uma mulher (1980), by Roberto Mauro. ShedirectedFugindo do passado: um drink para Tetéia(1987) andHistória banal (1987), amongothers.