Films by Country


Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures

Cinema, aspirinas e urubus

Marcelo Gomes

Modest but lovely road movie set in the vast, arid expanses of the Brazilian Sertão, during World War II, where Johann, a German avoiding the war, sells aspirin. “Very fresh, very charming." — Time Out

The House of Sand

Casa de areia

Andrucha Waddington

Moving, ravishing and gripping saga follows three generations of women forced to eke out an existence in the spectacular desert wilderness of Brazil’s Maranhão region.