List of Brazilian films of 2001

A list of films produced in Brazil in 2001 (see 2001 in film). Brazil produced 30 films in 2001.[1]

2001Edit

Title Director Cast Genre Notes
3 Histórias da Bahia José Araripe Jr., Edyala Iglesias, Sérgio Machado Sérgio Mamberti, Rita Assemany, Cyria Coentro, Ingra Liberato, Othon Bastos Drama
Antônio Dias: O País Inventado Leila Hipólito Achille Bonito Oliva, Paulo Sérgio Duarte, Paulo Herkenhoff, Catherine Millet Documentary
Artesãos da Morte Miriam Chnaiderman Documentary Short film
Artifícios Rafael Primot, Flavia Rea Paulo Autran, Rafael Primot, Marcela Rafea Short film
As Aventuras de Lucrécio no Mundo da Paquera Luís Mingau Pedro Perazzo, Rodrigo Luna, José Carlos Zeqa, Leo Abreu Comedy Short film
Atrocidades Maravilhosas Lula Carvalho, Renato Martins, Pedro Peregrino Documentary Short film
Before Take Off Thiago da Costa Alan Pontes, Guilherme Biazotto, Marina Velloso, Priscilla Rozenbaum, Adriano Martins, Felipe Cardoso Drama Short film
Behind the Sun Walter Salles Rodrigo Santoro, José Dumont, Rita Assemany Drama Produced by Arthur Cohn
Bellini and the Sphinx Roberto Santucci Fábio Assunção, Malu Mader, Maristane Dresch Crime
Bufo and Spallanzani Flavio R. Tambellini José Mayer, Tony Ramos, Isabel Guéron Thriller Co-production with Portugal
Caramuru: A Invenção do Brasil Guel Arraes Selton Mello, Camila Pitanga, Deborah Secco Romantic comedy
Copacabana Carla Camurati Marco Nanini Drama
Um Crime Nobre Walter Lima, Jr. Ornella Muti, Reginaldo Faria, Alessandra Negrini Drama
Days of Nietzsche in Turin Júlio Bressane Fernando Eiras Biographical drama
Duralex sedlex Henrique Silveira, Luciana Tanure, Marília Rocha Aparecida Uemoto Maia, Claudio Manoel Uemoto Maia, Helena Uemoto Maia, José Uemoto Maia, Rosângela Uemoto Maia Schwarzer Documentary
Festive Land: Carnaval in Bahia Carolina Moraes-Liu Gilberto Gil, Daniela Mercury, Vovô, Roberto Albergaria, Armandinho, Milton Moura Documentary
The Happy Cricket Walbercy Ribas Vagner Fagundes, Araken Saldanha, Régis Monteiro, Fátima Noya, Letícia Quinto Animated feature Spent over 20 years in development[2]
A Hidden Life Suzana Amaral Sabrina Greve Drama Entered into the 24th Moscow International Film Festival
Maids Fernando Meirelles, Nando Olival Cláudia Missura, Graziella Moretto, Lena Roque, Olivia Araújo, Renata Melo, Robson Nunes, Tiago Moraes Comedy
Marighella - Retrato Falado do Guerrilheiro Silvio Tendler Documentary About the life of Carlos Marighella
Memórias Póstumas André Klotzel Reginaldo Faria, Petrônio Gontijo, Viétia Rocha, Sônia Braga Comedy-drama Based on The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas
My Life in Your Hands José Antônio Garcia Maria Zilda Bethlem, Caco Ciocler Drama
Netto Loses His Soul Tabajara Ruas, Beto Souza Werner Schünemann War film Depicts Antônio de Sousa Neto in the Paraguayan War
Possible Loves Sandra Werneck Murilo Benício, Carolina Ferraz Romantic comedy
A Samba for Sherlock Miguel Faria, Jr. Joaquim de Almeida, Marco Nanini, Anthony O'Donnell, Maria de Medeiros Comedy Co-production with Portugal
Samba Riachão Jorge Alfredo Documentary
Timor Lorosae: The Unseen Massacre Lucélia Santos Lucélia Santos Documentary
To the Left of the Father Luiz Fernando Carvalho Selton Mello, Raul Cortez, Juliana Carneiro da Cunha, Simone Spoladore, Leonardo Medeiros, Caio Blat Drama
The Trespasser Beto Brant Marco Ricca, Alexandre Borges, Paulo Miklos, Mariana Ximenes, Malu Mader Thriller
Tropical Dreams André Sturm Carolina Kasting, Bruno Giordano Drama
Window of the Soul João Jardim, Walter Carvalho José Saramago, Hermeto Pascoal, Oliver Sacks, Wim Wenders Documentary
Xuxa e os Duendes Paulo Sérgio de Almeida, Rogério Gomes, Márcio Vito Xuxa, Gugu Liberato, Angélica Children's film

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Smith, Ian Hayden (2012). International Film Guide 2012. p. 78. ISBN 978-1908215017.
  2. ^ Hessel, Marcelo (2007-10-19). "O Grilo Feliz - Mostra Internacional de Cinema de São Paulo" (in Portuguese). Omelete. Archived from the original on 2008-02-08. Retrieved 2009-06-02.