About the film
The Big City
Release Date: May 13, 1966
|Slogan||:||«The adventures and misadventures of Luzia and her 3 friends from far away»|
|Production Companies||:||Mapa Filmes|
|Producers||:||Luiz Carlos Barreto, Carlos Diegues, Glauber Rocha, Zelito Viana|
|Writers||:||Leopoldo Serran, Carlos Diegues|
In search of a better life, Luzia leaves the Northeast of Brazil and goes to Rio de Janeiro, looking for her fiance who went first to pave their way. Alone in the Marvelous City, she is forced to accept the friendship and protection of Calunga and, later, the company of Inácio.