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Parahyba Mulher Macho

Directed by Tizuka Yamasaki
Brazil, 1983
Drama

Synopsis

The story of poetess Anayde Beiriz, revolutionary in the 1920s and 1930s, and known for her sexuality. Her great love for João Dantas triggered the assassination of João Pessoa, the Governor of Parahyba State. These events were then used politically as pretext for the “Revolution of 1930.”

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Parahyba Mulher Macho
Directed by Tizuka Yamasaki

Awards & Festivals

Havana Film Festival

1983 | Winner: Best Actress

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