Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

CineBrasil 2018 - Closing Night

Sunday, October 14, 2018

12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Martinos Auditorium, Granoff Center

CineBrasil is an annual film festival that highlights some of the best works in recent Brazilian cinema. CineBrasil this year will include documentaries and feature length films of great artistic quality, some of which are virtually unknown outside of Brazil and touch on subjects such as political protest, queerness and family, labor relations and life in favelas. 

Tickets for each individual film are available on Eventbrite and the links are listed below as part of the schedule. If the films are sold out, there will still be some seats available in addition to seats freed up before the screenings. Eventbrite ticket holders and others: Please arrive at least ten minutes early to secure seating. Note that though many trailers do not have English subtitles, all of the films will be subtitled.

Note that though many trailers do not have English subtitles, all of the films will be subtitled.

Brazil Initiative

12 p.m. – A Cidade Do Futuro (The City of the Future, Cláudio Marques and Marilia Hughes Guerreiro, 2018), 76 mins. Trailer.

Milla, Gilmar and Igor will form an unconventional family at Serra do Ramalho, in the drylands of Bahia.

Get tickets here.

2:30 p.m. –  Baronesa (Baroness, Juliana Antunes, 2017), 71 mins. Trailer.

Two Brazilian women try to survive in the favelas.

Get tickets here.