About the film
The Given Word
Release Date: December 24, 1998
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Estúdios Globo|
Adaptation of the series shown in 1988. The humble farmer Zé do Burro makes a promise to Santa Bárbara to save his donkey Nicolau from death. The payment is to carry a heavy cross from the interior of Bahia to a church in Salvador. When you reach the steps of the church, with injured shoulders, you have to deal with the incomprehension of a conservative priest. Author: Dias Gomes.