Virtual screening of DESERTO PARTICULAR + Q&A with Walter Salles and Aly Muritiba
|Brazil’s Official Selection for Best Int’l Feature for the 94th Academy Awards®|
You are invited to a virtual screening followed by a conversation moderated by WALTER SALLES with Director ALY MURITIBA. RSVP here to get a link to watch the film and join the conversation. The links will be sent on Tuesday, December 7 at 7pm ET and will be available for 48 hours.
Please use invitation code: PRESSDP
40-year-old Daniel has been suspended from active police work and is under internal investigation. When Sara, his internet love affair, goes missing, he decides to drive to her town in Bahia, Northeast Brazil, in search of her. Thousands of miles away from home, Daniel meets a guy who can put the two in touch under very specific conditions.
“IT’S A MUST-SEE MOVIE AND A SENSITIVE AND EMOTIONAL PORTRAIT OF A ENTRANCED BRAZIL” Walter Salles
“ACHINGLY BEAUTIFUL AND INCREDIBLY EROTIC”Variety
“A TENDER DIPTYCH OF MASCULINITY DECONSTRUCTED”Variety
“A SLOW BURN THAT BLAZES ONCE IT FINALLY CATCHES FIRE”
Int’l Cinephile Society
“INTENSE ACTING PERFORMANCES”Cine Europa