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Central Station

Central do Brasil

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Directed by Walter Salles
Brazil, France, 1998
Drama

Synopsis

Bitter former schoolteacher Dora writes letters for illiterate people in Rio de Janeiro’s main railway station. One day, the son of one of her clients is left alone when his mother is killed in an accident. Reluctantly taking him in, Dora joins the boy on a road trip to find his long-missing father.

Synopsis

Bitter former schoolteacher Dora writes letters for illiterate people in Rio de Janeiro’s main railway station. One day, the son of one of her clients is left alone when his mother is killed in an accident. Reluctantly taking him in, Dora joins the boy on a road trip to find his long-missing father.

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Central StationDirected byWalter Salles

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Awards & Festivals

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Berlin International Film Festival
1998 | 5 wins including: Golden Bear
Academy Awards
1999 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

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