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3.7
297 Ratings

Behind the Sun

Abril Despedaçado

Directed by Walter Salles
Brazil, 2001
Drama

Synopsis

A boy is divided between his conscience and “honour” which would compel him to kill his brother’s murderer.

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Behind the Sun Directed by Walter Salles

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2001 | 2 wins including: Little Golden Lion

National Board of Review

2001 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

BAFTA Awards

2002 | Nominee: Best Film not in the English Language

Golden Globes (USA)

2002 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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