In the wake of a controversial Cannes protest, forces appear to be conspiring against Kleber Mendonça Filho's film.
Kleber Mendonca Filho
Brazilian director Kleber Mendonça Filho began his career as a film critic, attending Cannes for the first time in 1999. He hasn't missed a year since, debuting his short "Green Vinyl" at Directors'…
A subtle film that's both character study and a meditation on the residue of time and place.
Tucked among the 76 submissions competing for this year's Oscar foreign-language prize is a film quite unlike any that has previously represented Brazil, whose cinematic output has been more directly…