Production info

Brazil, 2007

Alessandra Negrini, Miguel Falabella, Bruno Garcia
Directed by Júlio Bressane


Highly stylised version of the story of queen Cleopatra infused with Portugese culture, described by filmmaker Júlio Bressan as "lyrical, tragical, musical, an immersion of passion into reason, an intellectual crossbreeding, a mixing of cultures, a blending state of madness and sensate, a ‘rêviere culturelle'… that's Cleopatra!"

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