Caramuru: The Invention of Brazil (2001)

11/09/2001 (BR) ComedyRomance 1h 25m


Diogo Álvares, a Portuguese map illustrator, reaches the Brazilian coast, after his caravel sinks. He is saved by the Indian chief Itaparica and his two daughters, Paraguaçu and Moema. They call him Caramuru and together they engage in a happy love triangle. But the chance to return to Portugal arises, and it is clear this amoral arrangement cannot last.

  1. Guel Arraes

    Director, Writer

  2. Jorge Furtado


Top Billed Cast

  1. Selton Mello

    Selton Mello

    Diogo Álvares, Caramuru

  2. Camila Pitanga

    Camila Pitanga


  3. Deborah Secco

    Deborah Secco


  4. Tonico Pereira

    Tonico Pereira


  5. Débora Bloch

    Débora Bloch


  6. Luís Melo

    Luís Melo

    Vasco de Athayde

  7. Diogo Vilela

    Diogo Vilela


  8. Marco Nanini

    Marco Nanini


  9. Pedro Paulo Rangel

    Dom Jayme

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Caramuru: The Invention of Brazil
Caramuru: The Invention of Brazil

Original Title Caramuru: A Invenção do Brasil

Status Released

Original Language Portuguese

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