About the film
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Isle of Flowers
Release Date: September 06, 1989
|Slogan||:||«A place where there are very few flowers.»|
|Production Companies||:||Casa de Cinema de Porto Alegre|
|Producers||:||Nora Goulart, Giba Assis Brasil, Monica Schmiedt|
A tomato is planted, harvested and sold at a supermarket, but it rots and ends up in the trash. But it doesn’t end there: Isle of Flowers follows it up until its real end, among animals, trash, women and children. And then the difference between tomatoes, pigs and human beings becomes clear.