A STARRY SKY

UM CÉU DE ESTRELAS

By Tata AMARAL

TANGERINA ENTRETENIMENTO - as PROD

First film - Completed 1996

Dalva, a hairdresser who lives in the city of Sao Paulo, wins a trip to Miami in a hair styling contest. At the departure day, Dalva’s former fiance storms into her house and holds her and her mother hostage during his own despair.

    • Year of production
    • 1996
    • Genres
    • First film
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • BRAZILIAN-PORTUGUESE
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 70 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Tata AMARAL
    • Writer(s)
    • Fernando BONASSI, Jean-Claude BERNARDET, Roberto MOREIRA
    • Producer(s)
    • Casa de PRODUÇÃO (Casa de Produção), Tata AMARAL (TANGERINA ENTRETENIMIENTO)
    • Synopsis
    • Dalva is a hairdresser from a working class neighborhood of Sao Paulo. After finishing her relationship with Victor, a metallurgical worker, she wins a hairdressing conquest and a ticket to Miami to compete in the finals. She faces this trip as an opportunity to get rid of her oppressive universe.

      A Starry Sky was considered by the Brazilian critics as one of the three most important movies of the 1990s.
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