Plantation Boy (1966)

Director
Walter Lima Jr.

Main cast
Geraldo Del Rey; Sávio Rolim; Rodolfo Arena; Anecy Rocha; Maria Lúcia Dahl

Genres
Drama

Description
In colonial Brazil, boy is sent to live with some parents in a sugarcane plantation, after losing his mother. His adaptation will be difficult and painful.


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