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3.5
11 Ratings

The Fish

O Peixe

Directed by Jonathas de Andrade
Brazil, 2016
Documentary, Avant-Garde, Short

Synopsis

Fishermen from a village on the northeast coast of Brazil enact a ritual of embracing the fish that they have caught. The affectionate gesture that accompanies the passage of death is a testament to a relationship between species that is imbued with strength, violence and domination.

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The Fish Directed by Jonathas de Andrade