A Estrada 47

TitleA Estrada 47
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsFerraz, Vicente
Running Time107 min
Date Released4/23/2013
DistributorEuropa Films
CountryBrazil
MediumFilm
Publication LanguagePortuguese, It, Ger, Sp
Abstract

The first film to dramatize Brazil's involvement in World War II, A Estrada 47 explores frailty and courage through a group of soldiers tasked with clearing landmines in northern Italy during the winter of 1944. After one explodes, survivors regroup and encounter their former enemies, an Italian and German who deserted. Fearing they will be labeled as such, the group decide to carry on their mission by defusing mines along Road 47.  

Cast

Daniel de Oliveira

Richard Sammel

Sergio Rubini

Julio Andrade

Giorgio Vicenzotti

Credits

Directed by Vicente Ferraz

Produced by Isabel Martinez, Matias Mariani, Joana Mariani, Danielle Mazzocca, and Leonel Vieira

Screenplay by Vicente Ferraz

Music by Luiz Avellar

Cinematography by Carlos Arango De Montis

Edited by Mair Tavares

Genre

Drama, War

Translated TitleRoad 47
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