For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
Photo of Licinio Azevedo

Licinio Azevedo

Director

“We don’t work with professional actors, but with normal people. And local people can only speak in their local idiom. If you make the farmer speak Portuguese, even if they actually can, then it’s the end of the film, because it’s a totally artificial thing.”
Licinio Azevedo