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Title The house of sand = Casa de areia [(DVD) videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics ; Columbia TriStar Filmes do Brasil ; Conspiracão Filmes ; Globo Filmes ; Quanta Centro de Producãoes in association with Teleimage ; produced by Pedro Buarque de Hollanda, Pedro Guimarães, Leonardo Monteiro de Barros ; Andrucha Waddington ; screenwriter, Elena Soarez ; director, Andrucha Waddington.

Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  PORTUGUE HOU    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Portuguese dialogue with optional English, French or Portuguese subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: "Making of the house of sand" and previews.
Cast Fernanda Montenegro, Fernanda Torres, Ruy Guerra, Seu Jorge, Luiz Melodia.
Credits Cinematography, Ricardo Della Rosa ; editor, Sergio Mekler ; music, João Barone, Carlo Bartolini ; costume designer, Claudia Kopke.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some graphic sexuality.
Summary A woman and her mother are sent to an island and spend almost 60 years trying to leave it. Follow three generations of the woman's family as they all try and find happiness on a lagoon surrounded by shifting dunes.
Subject Isolationism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mothers and daughters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Islands -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Local Subject FOREIGN FILMS (PORTUGUESE), VIDEODISCS.
Genre Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Added Author Waddington, Andrucha.
Soárez, Elena.
Montenegro, Fernanda.
Torres, Fernanda, 1965-
Guerra, Ruy.
Seu Jorge, 1970-
Melodia, Luiz, 1951-
Della Rosa, Ricardo.
Barone, João.
Bartolini, Carlo.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Casa de areia
ISBN 1424823927
9781424823925
Standard No. 043396157200
Music No. 15720 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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