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Proibido Proibir

Directed by Jorge Durán
Brazil, Chile, 2006


The story of three friends in Rio de Janeiro. When a patient at the hospital where Paulo interns asks him to get in touch with her sons, the three friends are pulled out of their tranquil lives and drawn into a web of violence and police corruption.

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Forbidden to Forbid Directed by Jorge Durán

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2005 | 2 wins including: Films in Progress Award

Cartagena Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Best Actor

Havana Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Special Jury Prize

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