[SGIFF] Bacurau (2019)

25th November 2019
Monday 9:15pm - 11:00pm

Venue:

Oldham Theatre

Description:

This screening is part of the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF).

Director: Kleber Mendonça Filho, Juliano Dornelles
Runtime: 132 minutes
Country: Brazil, France
Language: Portuguese, English
Rating: M18 – Violence and Sexual Scenes

Synopsis
The matriarch of the eponymous town in Northeastern Brazil passes on, marking what will be the first in a series of tragedies for this community. As horrors mount and efforts to literally wipe Bacurau off the map intensify, townsfolk of all standing⁠—exiles, cosmopoles, vagabonds—return to join forces in what will be a captivating showdown between them and their oppressors.