DEAR AMBASSADOR

QUERIDO EMBAIXADOR

By Luiz Fernando GOULART

ELO COMPANY - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, World, BRAZIL

Biography - Completed 2017


    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Biography, Drama, True Story
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • BRAZILIAN-PORTUGUESE
    • Duration
    • 89 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Luiz Fernando GOULART
    • Writer(s)
    • Luiz carlos MACIEL, Flavia ORLANDO
    • Producer(s)
    • Heloisa REZENDE
    • Synopsis
    • Based on recently discovered real facts and supported by testimonies and archival images, DEAR AMBASSADOR tells the story of Luiz de Souza Dantas, Brazilian ambassador who in World War II opposed the express and secret orders of Getúlio Vargas, which prohibited our embassies from giving visas to Brazil to "Jews and other undesirables", goes on to disregard these orders, facing Vargas, the French Government and Nazism. There were more than 1,000 irregular diplomatic visas for Brazil granted to those persecuted by the Nazi regime.
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