Canta Maria

Canta Maria

Brazil, 2006

Friday April 5th – 2:00 pm – Wealthy Theatre

Director: Francisco Ramalho Jr.  |  95 min.

After her parents were killed by a troupe of soldiers in search of Lampião, an outlaw living in Northeastern Brazil, Maria marries Filipe, a horse whisperer. But his nephew Coriolano soon develops an attraction for Maria, while a jealous Filipe decides to break his marriage and sends Maria away. [Written by lukejoplin@infolink.com.br]

In Portuguese w/English Subtitles/

*** Sponsored by MOSTRA and the Consulate of Brazil in Chicago.