VIDEO: Framingham Library Hosting First Brazilian Movie Night on April 22

FRAMINGHAM – The Framingham Public Library will host its first Brazilian movie night in April.

On Monday, April 22, the main Framingham Public Library will screen the movie The Second Mother, at 6:30 p.m. The movie is Rated R, for restricted audience, age 17 and older.

The 2015 movie will be screened with English subtitles.


Written and directed by Anna Muylaert, the movie tells the tale of Val, the housemaid of a wealthy family in São Paulo, and portrays the tensions that arise after her daughter Jéssica moves into the family’s house in order to apply to the University of São Paulo.

The movie premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. It was released theatrically in Brazil in August 2015.

The film received critical praise in and outside Brazil and was selected as the Brazilian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards but it was not nominated.

The costin room opens at 6 p.m.

The movie is free to all.

Refreshments will be served.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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