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3.4
61 Ratings

Body Rice

Directed by Hugo Vieira da Silva
Portugal, 2006
Drama

Synopsis

Body Rice tells the story of Katrin, a young delinquent from Germany, sent to Portugal on a social inclusion programme. Surrounded by a desert landscape and oppressed by a sense of unease, she will nevertheless develop a special relationship with a German girl (Julia) and a Portuguese boy (Pedro).

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Body Rice Directed by Hugo Vieira da Silva

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2006 | 2 special mentions

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2007

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente

2007 | Winner: Best Director (International Competition)

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