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Bacurau, a small town in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their community has vanished from most maps.

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Written by

Kleber Mendonça Filho (Writer)
Juliano Dornelles (Writer)

Runtime

131 minutes

Country

Brazil, France

Language

Portuguese

Tagline

Se for, vá na paz

Cast

Keywords

transsexuality resistance colonialism autonomy sertão autonomia luta popular nordeste team work

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