About the film
The Asphalt Kiss
Release Date: January 02, 1981
|Production Companies||:||Embrafilme, Filmes do Equador, LC Barreto|
|Writers||:||Doc Comparato, Nelson Rodrigues|
When a pedestrian is hit by a bus, the simple clerk Arandir runs and kisses the moribund in a gesture of sympathy and unconditional pure love. Opportunist photographer Amado Pinheiro witnesses the scene and sees the opportunity to sell newspaper and, together with the despicable and abusive chief of police Cunha, accuses Arandir of homosexuality.