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Behind the Sun

2001 Rated PG-13 1hr 32m

When his older brother is killed, young Tonho is urged by his father to accept his ancestral duty and take revenge. But Tonho is also aware that the bloodshed will not end if he pursues violence in this meditation on war and peace set in Brazil.

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Movie Details

2002 BAFTA®
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
2002 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
Some violence and a scene of sexuality.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Portuguese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer.