Neighbouring Sounds (O som ao redor)
- 131 min
- Directed by: Kleber Mendonça Filho
- Written by: Kleber Mendonça Filho
- Cast: Irma Brown, Maeve Jinkings, Gustavo Jahn
- Language: Portuguese
- UK release: 22 March 2013
When the aging concierge of a Recife condominium is pensioned off for sleeping on the job, the residents hire a security firm which turns out to have its own agenda. A genuine ensemble piece with an artfully split focus, Filho's film is a clever and original drama of social concern.
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Neighbouring Sounds26 Feb 2013
A clever and original social drama from Brazil directed by Kleber Mendonca Filho
The current resurgence in Brazilian cinema throws up a major work in Kleber Mendonça Filho's Neighbouring Sounds, an allegorical tale of class conflict set in a Recife condominium. From the opening scene, in which young mother Bia (Maeve Jinkings) hides…
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