Behind The Sun
12 2001 92 minutes Facebook

Synopsis

In the brutal Brazilian badlands of 1910, two families are locked in a bloody, generations-old feud. The oldest remaining son of one family, distressed by the prospect of death and encouraged by his younger brother, begins to question the cycle of violence. When a beautiful young woman crosses his path, she opens his eyes to life outside his culture's rigid code of honor.

Credits

Awards

2002 Golden Globes

Nominated

  • Best Foreign Language Film

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Behind The Sun - Official Trailer (HD)

Behind The Sun - Official Trailer (HD)

In the brutal Brazilian badlands of 1910, two families are locked in a bloody, generations-old feud. The oldest remaining son of one family, distressed by the prospect of death and encouraged by his younger brother, begins to question the cycle of violence. When a beautiful young woman crosses his path, she opens his eyes to life outside his culture's rigid code of honor.

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Starring: JoseDumont, Luiz Carlos, Vasconcelos Ravi, Ramos Lacerda, Rita Assemany, Rodrigo Santoro

In the brutal Brazilian badlands of 1910, two families are locked in a bloody, generations-old feud. The oldest remaining son of one family, distressed by the prospect of death and encouraged by his younger brother, begins to question the cycle of violence. When a beautiful young woman crosses his path, she opens his eyes to life outside his culture's rigid code of honor.