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Reaching for the Moon (2013 film)

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Director  Bruno Barreto
Music director  Marcelo Zarvos
Country  Brazil
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Biography, Drama, Romance
Language  Portuguese English
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Release date  August 16, 2013 (2013-08-16) (Brazil)
Writer  Matthew Chapman (screenplay), Julie Sayres (screenplay), Carmen L. Oliveira (based on the novel "Flores raras e banalissimas" by), Carolina Kotscho (based on the screenplay by)
Awards  Grande Premio do Cinema Brasileiro for Best Actress
Cast  Miranda Otto (Elizabeth Bishop), Glória Pires (Lota de Macedo Soares), Tracy Middendorf (Mary Morse), Treat Williams (Robert Lowell), Marcello Airoldi (Carlos Lacerda), Lola Kirke (Margaret)
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Reaching for the Moon (Portuguese: Flores Raras, "Rare Flowers") is a 2013 Brazilian biographical drama film directed by Bruno Barreto. The film is based on the book Flores Raras e Banalíssimas (in English, Rare and Commonplace Flowers), by Carmem Lucia de Oliveira.


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The film dramatizes the love story of the American poet Elizabeth Bishop and the Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares. Set largely in Petrópolis between the years 1951 and 1967, the film tells the story of Bishop’s passionate and often tumultuous life with Soares in Brazil.

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Reaching for the Moon (2013 film) movie scenes
  • Glória Pires as Lota de Macedo Soares
  • Miranda Otto as Elizabeth Bishop
  • Tracy Middendorf as Mary Morse
  • Treat Williams as Robert Lowell
  • Marcello Airoldi as Carlos Lacerda
  • Lola Kirke as Margaret
  • Luciana Souza as Joana
  • Tânia Costa as Dindinha
  • Marianna Mac Nieven as Malu
  • Release

    Reaching for the Moon (2013 film) movie scenes

    Reaching for the Moon had its world premiere at the Berlin Film Festival, before screening at Tribeca Film Festival and opening the 2014 Mardi Gras Film Festival.

    Following the sold-out screenings at Mardi Gras Film Festival, distributor Leap Frog Films announced it was planning a limited release across Australia in 2014.

    International distribution

    The International distribution rights are being licensed by Cinema Management Group.


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