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Title Foreign land [(DVD) videorecording] = Terra estrangeira / Videofilmes e Animatógrafo apresentam ; produção Flávio Tambellini ; direção Walter Salles e Daniela Thomas.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Fox Lorber Films, [2000]
Distributed by Winstar TV & Video.
©2000
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  PORTUGUE FOR    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Language In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Cast Fernanda Torres, Fernando Alves Pinto, Luis Melo, Alexandre Borges, Laura Cardoso, João Lagarto, Tcherky Karyo.
Credits Music, José Miguel Wisnik ; editing, Walter Salles, Felipe Lacerda ; cinematographer, Walter Carvalho ; executive producer, Flávio R. Tambellini ; screenplay by Daniela Thomas, Walter Salles, Marcos Bernstein.
Note Originally released as a motioon picture in 1995.
Special features include: filmographies ; weblinks.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary "After the unexpected death of his mother, Paco, an aspiring actor from Sao Paulo, longs to leave his native Brazil. Tired of living in suqalior, he accepts a 'delivery job' from a shady antique dealer and travels to Lisbon carrying a violin filled with uncut diamonds. But when the exchange goes bad, he finds himself on the run from an underworld thug and in the arms of Alex, a beautiful woman caught up in the Portuguese black market."--Container.
Subject Brazilians -- Portugal -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Black marketeers -- Portugal -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Diamond smugglers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Brazil -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Portugal -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Local Subject FOREIGN FILMS (PORTUGUESE), VIDEODISCS.
Genre Feature films Brazil.
Motion pictures Brazil.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Added Author Salles, Walter.
Thomas, Daniela.
Tambellini, Flávio R., 1927-
Bernstein, Marcos, 1970-
Torres, Fernanda.
Carvalho, Walter.
VideoFilmes (Firm)
Animatógrafo (Firm)
Fox Lorber Films.
WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
Note English title on container: Foreign land : where love and danger meet
Added Title Foreign land
ISBN 1572529652
9781572529656
Music No. FLV5253 Fox Lorber Films
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