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Angels of the Sun

Anjos do Sol

Directed by Rudi Lagemann
Brazil, 2006
Drama

Synopsis

In 2002, 12-year-old Maria, living in dire poverty with her family, is sold by her father to prostitute recruiter Seu Tadeu, who takes her to a low-class brothel in the Amazon region. While she suffers innumerable abuses, Maria only thinks of escaping the horrible conditions she’s faced with.

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Angels of the Sun Directed by Rudi Lagemann

Awards & Festivals

Miami International Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Audience Award (Ibero-American Dramatic Feature Competition)

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