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The House of Sand

In 1910 Aurea and her mother arrive in the Brazilian town of Maranhao where her husband believes he'll find prosperity in the barren desert. As the family struggles to survive, Aurea tries to figure out how to return to her former home, but as time passes she meets people who will lead her to a new destiny. Compelling drama stars Fernanda Montenegro, Fernanda Torres, Ruy Guerra and Seu Jorge.

Year: 2005
Genre: Drama, Latin America Cinema, 2009, Paul's Favourites, Best of Post 2000
Country: Brazil
Director: Andrucha Waddington
Starring: Fernanda Montenegro, Fernanda Torres
Duration: 115 Minutes
Rating: R13 - Nudity and Sex Scenes
Subtitles: Yes
Location in store: Foreign (Latin America)
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