The second mother

The second mother

DVD | Portuguese
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"When the estranged daughter of a hard-working live-in housekeeper suddenly appears, the unspoken class barriers that exist within the home are thrown into disarray"--www.imdb.com.
Branch Call Number: FIC Secon
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,region 1
digital,optical,surround,Dolby 5.1
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.

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AL_LESLEY Mar 29, 2017

An excellent film highlighting the divide between those who are served and those who serve.

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Nursebob
Oct 11, 2016

A wonderfully lighthearted comedy that manages to skewer middle-class foibles without the usual vitriol and sarcasm. In the role of Val, Regina Casé delivers pure comedy gold!

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ms_mustard
Jun 18, 2016

good depiction of the intergenerational mis/understanding of not stepping out of your 'station' in the server society. chilling use of the words 'almost a part'...

this is Brazil - but it could be anywhere where the wealthy rely on the invisibility of servants.

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uncommonreader
Apr 23, 2016

A good film about the class system in Brazil; well-acted.

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janedough
Mar 27, 2016

This is a quiet film with warmth and unexpected humor. Regina Case is superlative.

d2013 Mar 03, 2016

A quiet kind of movie until Jessica, the housekeeper's daughter, comes and stirs things up. Good film!

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yontichat
Feb 26, 2016

A nice story about mothers love - it think it was a great film

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