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3.9
1,264 Ratings

Central Station

Central do Brasil

Directed by Walter Salles
Brazil, 1998
Drama

Synopsis

An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, in search for the father he never knew.

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Central Station Directed by Walter Salles

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1998 | 5 wins including: Golden Bear

Academy Awards

1999 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Sundance Film Festival

1998

Locarno International Film Festival

1998

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