Madame Satã (2002)

11/08/2002 (BR) CrimeDramaRomanceHistory 1h 45m

Hustler, dreamer, devil, saint


A story inspired by the life of one of the most remarkable figures in Brazilian popular culture, João Francisco dos Santos (1900-1976). In turn, bandit, transvestite, street fighter, brothel cook, convict and father to seven adopted children, dos Santos – better known as Madame Satã – was also a notorious gay performer who pushed social boundaries in a volatile time.

  1. Karim Aïnouz

    Director, Writer

  2. Mauricio Zacharias


  3. Marcelo Gomes


  4. Sérgio Machado


Top Billed Cast

  1. Lázaro Ramos

    Lázaro Ramos

    João Francisco dos Santos / Madame Satã

  2. Marcélia Cartaxo

    Marcélia Cartaxo


  3. Flávio Bauraqui

    Flávio Bauraqui


  4. Renata Sorrah

    Renata Sorrah

    Vitória dos Anjos

  5. Fellipe Marques

    Fellipe Marques


  6. Emiliano Queiroz

    Emiliano Queiroz


  7. Gero Camilo

    Gero Camilo


  8. Floriano Peixoto

    Floriano Peixoto


  9. Eduardo Coutinho

    Eduardo Coutinho


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Madame Satã
Madame Satã

Status Released

Original Language Portuguese

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