Central Do Brasil

by Walter Salles 1h53min Brasil 1998
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Film details

Central Do Brasil
by Walter Salles

An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew.

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  • Fernanda Montenegro : Dora
  • Marília Pêra : Irène
  • Vinicius de Oliveira : Josué
  • And with: Soia Lira, Othon Bastos, Otavio Augusto


  • Director Walter Salles
  • Scenario João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein, Walter Salles
  • Costume Design Cristina Camargo
  • Sound Jean-Claude Brisson
  • Editing Isabelle Rathery, Felipe Lacerda
  • Original music Antonio Pinto, Jaques Morelembaum
  • Producer Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre, Arthur Cohn
  • Distributor LMC

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio2,35:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixDolby
  • Production1998
  • Release date for France12/01/1998
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguagePortuguese
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