Cláudio Assis

BAIXIO DAS BESTAS – SUMPF DER BESTIEN

Somewhere in Brazil, in a village set amid sugar can plantations, hell is located. Here a young girl lives together with her grandfather. During the day she is his slave, in the evening she is forced to present herself naked in front of men willing to pay. The only, quite questionable attention she gets from the young Cícero who is digging the latrine next to the house…

Brazil 2007
Regie: Cláudio Assis
82 min, 35mm, Farbe, OF mit engl. UT
Rotterdam Film Festival 2007
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