Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Biography

Nelson Pereira dos Santos (22 October 1928 – 21 April 2018) was a Brazilian film director. He directed films such as Vidas Secas (Barren Lives), based on the book with the same name by Brazilian writer Graciliano Ramos. He also directed Rio 40°(his first feature film) which was released in 1955. The...

9 titles Directing Writing Acting

5.1

Brasília 18%

2006 · Director

5.4

Cinema de Lágrimas

1995 · Director

5.8

The Third Bank of the River A Terceira Margem do Rio

1993 · Director

6.2

Jubiabá

1986 · Director

7.5

Memories of Prison Memórias do Cárcere

1984 · Director

4.3

Insônia

1982 · Director

6.6

The Highway of Life Estrada da Vida

1980 · Director

Um Ladrão

1980 · Director

6.3

Tent of Miracles Tenda dos Milagres

1977 · Director

6.7

The Amulet of Ogum O Amuleto de Ogum

1974 · Director

5.7

Who Is Beta? Quem é Beta?

1972 · Director

6.9

How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman Como Era Gostoso o Meu Francês

1971 · Director

5.4

A Very Crazy Asylum Azyllo Muito Louco

1970 · Director

6.3

Hunger for Love Fome de Amor

1968 · Director

6.8

El Justicero

1967 · Director

7.3

Golden Mouth Boca de Ouro

1963 · Director

7.6

Barren Lives Vidas secas

1963 · Director

5.4

Mandacaru Vermelho

1961 · Director

7.5

Rio, Zona Norte

1957 · Director

7.4

Rio 100 Degrees F. Rio, 40 graus

1955 · Director

6.9

O Saci

1953 · Assistant Director

8 titles Directing Writing Acting

5.1

Brasília 18%

2006 · Writer

5.4

Cinema de Lágrimas

1995 · Screenplay

5.8

The Third Bank of the River A Terceira Margem do Rio

1993 · Screenplay

7.5

Memories of Prison Memórias do Cárcere

1984 · Writer

4.3

Insônia

1982 · Writer

6.3

Tent of Miracles Tenda dos Milagres

1977 · Writer

6.7

The Amulet of Ogum O Amuleto de Ogum

1974 · Writer

5.7

Who Is Beta? Quem é Beta?

1972 · Writer

6.9

How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman Como Era Gostoso o Meu Francês

1971 · Writer

5.4

A Very Crazy Asylum Azyllo Muito Louco

1970 · Screenplay

6.8

El Justicero

1967 · Writer

7.6

Barren Lives Vidas secas

1963 · Screenplay

7.3

Golden Mouth Boca de Ouro

1963 · Writer

5.4

Mandacaru Vermelho

1961 · Writer

7.5

Rio, Zona Norte

1957 · Screenplay

0 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.4

Jardim de Guerra

1969 ·

5.4

Mandacaru Vermelho

1961 ·