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Madame Sata

2002 Rated NR 1hr 45m

Rio de Janeiro's Lapa neighborhood is full of outrageous personalities, but few hold a candle to the fascinating Madame Sata (Lazaro Ramos), a transvestite singer who worked the streets in order to survive day to day. Director Karim Ainouz based his film on the extraordinary life of this eccentric character (born Francisco dos Santos), who was also a murderer and spent decades in jail.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.66:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Portuguese: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; director's commentary; making-of; photo gallery.