Brasília 18%
Filmfest 2006

A star medical examiner is called to Brasilia, the administrative capital of Brazil, to confirm the identity of a beautiful, young congressional aide’s dead body. But his scientific rigor soon leads him to details of a multi-layered political scandal. But his scientific rigor soon leads him to details of a multi-layered political scandal. This wild thriller by Cinema Novo pioneer Nelson Pereira dos Santos is a hallucinatory meditation on governmental corruption. Matthew Lehrer, Tribeca Film Festival

tags: Feature film

Cast: Carlos Alberto Riccelli, Malu Mader, Karine Carvalho

Credits

Director: Nelson Pereira dos Santos