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Directed by Marco Dutra, Juliana Rojas

Brazil 2017 135 mins. In Portuguese

A well-to-do pregnant woman hires a lower-class woman to watch over her and her home. As the women grow closer to each other, the caretaker discovers her boss harbors a complicated secret tied to the cycles of the moon. “Thematically rich, it weaves together fantasy horror elements with commentaries on class, race, sexuality, and motherhood.”—Wendy Ide, Screen Daily



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