The Second Mother

April 5

Val is housemaid to a wealthy Sao Paolo family. She mothers the son more than her employer. When Val’s aspirational daughter visits feathers begin to ruffle. Acutely observed, social drama with warmth and humour. Case is superb. F.Times. Sundance win.


Regina Case, Helen Albergaria, Michel Joelsas

Film Information

Title The Second Mother
Directed by Anna Muylaert
Country Brazil
Classification 15
Running Time 112 mins
Release Year 2015
Subtitles Yes
Colour Yes