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The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão

Brazil, 2019, 139mins, Cert.TBC

Film description

The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão is a vast and heartrending melodrama spanning the latter half of the twentieth century, made with sensuous and flamboyant cinematic style by Brazilian director Karim Aïnouz. Set in Rio de Janeiro in 1950. Eurídice, 18, and Guida, 20, are two inseparable sisters living at home with their conservative parents. Although immersed in a traditional life, each one dreams of escape: Eurídice of becoming a renowned pianist, Guida of finding true love. They are separated by their father and forced to live apart, though they never give up hope of finding each other again.

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