O CLUBE DOS CANIBAIS/THE CANNIBAL CLUB (TBA) 2018 BRAZIL PARENTE, GUTO £12.99
Brazilian horror comedy. Affluent couple Otavio and Gilda are members of the elite Cannibal Club, which frequently gathers for decadent dinner parties in which they eat their poor servants. However, when Gilda discovers a dark secret concerning the club’s leader, Borges , the couple’s comfortable lives are thrown into jeopardy.
PRIMOS/COUSINS (18) 2019 BRAZIL CARVALHO, M/CAZADO, T £12.99
Young Lucas lives with the religious aunt Lourdes, but when nephew Mario is released from jail and comes to live with them. Upon meeting it’s apparent that there is a mutual attraction between them that starts off as innocent flirtations and quickly turns into a heated sexual relationship.
TINTA BRUTA/HARD PAINT (18) 2018 BRAZIL MATZEMBACHER,F/REOLON, M IN PORTUGUESE £15.99
Set in Porto Allegre, young gay college dropout Pedro makes a living as a webcam performer who covers himself in neon paint.
However when Pedro finds out that another man is stealing his routine, he set out to tracks him down. On finding him the pair bond over their troubled pasts and form a double act that sparks a passionate relationship.
GUIGO OFFLINE (12) 2017 BRAZIL GUERRA, RENÉ IN PORTUGUESE £15.99
On a fishing trip with his father, twelve-year-old Guigo finds, with no internet, he has to bond with his father and come to terms with his father’s new boyfriend.
BOI NEON/NEON BULL (18) 2015 BRAZIL MASCARO, GABRIEL IN PORTUGUES DVD £12.99 BLU RAY – £17.99
Director Gabriel Mascaro’s sensual, subversive film is set in the macho world of rodeo, where rodeo handler Iremar dreams of becoming a fashion designer.
ATRAVÉS DA SOMBRA/THROUGH THE SHADOW (15) 2015 BRAZIL LIMA JR. ,WALTER IN PORTUGUESE £10.99
Thriller set in 1930s Brazil based on Henry James’ s classic mystery novel “The Turn of the Screw. Laura is hired as a tutor for two orphaned children living on a coffee farm, however Laura begins to feel that the children are under the evil influences of hostile spirits.
AQUARIUS (18) 2016 BRAZIL FILHO, KLEBER MENDONCA IN PORTUGUESE DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £17.99
65-year-old retired music critic, Clara, lives in the Aquarius apartment building in Recife.
When she refuses to sell her apartment to property developers, the developer harass Clara and she in turn hardens her stance and takes matters into her own hands.
TUDO QUE APRENDEMOS JUNTOS/VIOLIN TEACHER (15) 2015 BRAZIL MACHADO, SÉRGIO £19.99
Gifted violinist Laerte finds himself teaching music lessons in a rough school after failing his audition for the São Paulo State Symphony. His new vocation proves challenging but Laerte gradually begins to connect to his students which, in turn, has a positive effect on him.
RIO, EU TE AMO (15) 2014 BRAZIL IN PORTUGUESE £12.99
Anthology of ten short films about seeking and finding love in Rio de Janeiro. Each short depicts a romantic encounter in a different part of this diverse city and the films weave together to tell the stories of various people living, working in the city..
AYA ARCOS (18) 2014 BRAZIL MOLL, MAXIMILIAN £15.99
Successful, middle-aged writer Edu (César Augusto) falls in love with a young male prostitute, Fabio (Daniel Passi). Unable and unwilling to demand that stops being a prostitute, Edu attempts to block Fabio’s lifestyle and submit to his emotions.
QUE HORAS ELA VOLTA?/SECOND MOTHER (15) 2015 MUYLAERT, ANNA BRAZIL IN PORTUGUESE £17.99
Val leaves her daughter Jéssica behind to work in São Paulo as a housemaid for a wealthy family. 10 years later, her now confident 19-year-old daughter, has applied to university in
São Paulo and comes to live with her mother.
Jéssica soon makes herself at home in her mother’s employers house, challenging the class barriers that exist within the house.
TATUAGEM/TATTOO (15) 2013 BRAZIL LACERDA, HILTON £15.99
Set Recife in 1978 with Brazil under the rule of a military dictatorship, Clécio Wanderley runs an anarchist theatrical group that practices political resistance through anarchy and mockery. However Wanderley’s life changes when he falls in love with an 18 year old soldier.
ON THE ROAD (15) 2012 SALLES, WALTER £17.99
Brazilian director Walter Salles helms this adaptation of the iconic novel by Jack Kerouac that defined the Beat Generation. Sam Riley stars as Kerouac’s self-styled protagonist, down-and-out intellectual Sal Paradise, who takes to the backroads of America with his free-spirited friend Dean Moriarty (Garrett Hedlund) in a frantic odyssey fuelled by jazz, poetry and drugs in search of the ‘it’ at the heart of life. Viggo Mortensen, Kristen Stewart, Kirsten Dunst and Amy Adams co-star.
by Gianfranco Conti, PhD. Co-author of 'The Language Teacher toolkit', 'Breaking the sound barrier: teaching learners how to listen', 'Memory: what every teacher should know' and of the 'Sentence Builders' book series. Winner of the 2015 TES best resource contributor award, founder and CEO of www.language-gym.com, co-founder of www.sentencebuilders.com and creator of the E.P.I. approach.