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The Perfumed Ball

Rating:No Rating
Release Date:January 1, 1997
Running time:93 minutes
Cast:Duda Mamberti, Luís Carlos Vasconcelos, Aramis Trindade, Chico Díaz, Jofre Soares
Director:Paulo Caldas

Description: The true story of Benjamin Abrahao, the photographer who travelled with and collected footage of the cangaceiros, the famous 1930's Brazilian outlaws. Abrahao tracks the bandit-king Lampiao and convinces him to become the subject of a documentary. After collecting the footage, Abrahao returns to Rio to distribute the film which becomes a success, however, he is ultimately killed when a dispute with his backer turns bloody.

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