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Lamparina da Aurora (2017)

An elderly couple lives in an abandoned farm. Every night they receive a visit from a young man who comes join them. The past comes to light when the memories of the couple seems to arise from dreams and nightmares.

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An elderly couple lives in an abandoned farm. Every night they receive a visit from a young man who comes join them. The past comes to light when the memories of the couple seems to arise from dreams and nightmares.

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With Lamparina da Aurora, Frederico Machado is being compared to filmmakers like Julio Bressane and Luiz Rosemberg Filho in Brazil and Carlos Reygadas and Lars von Trier, due to the high artistic content of his film, with enormous existential power, according to criticism. See more »

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