• The Twelve Labours

    2006. Brazil. Ricardo Elias. 90 min.

Friday, July 13, 2007, 6:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1

  • The Twelve Labours

    2006. Brazil. Directed by Ricardo Elias. With Sidney Santiago, Flavio Bauraqui, Vanessa Giacomo. In a contemporary interpretation of the myth of Hercules, a young black boy from a poor neighborhood gets a job opportunity as a motorbike delivery boy. He must accomplish twelve tasks over the course of a day to keep the job. Named Heracles, the sensitive and fragile youngster stands out among his fellow drivers, facing intolerance, unfairness, desire, and temptation on his journey through São Paulo. Portuguese; English subtitles. 90 min.

In the Film exhibition Premiere Brazil! 2007

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