English DirectorCarlos Augusto de Oliveira Release date22 October 2010 (2010-10-22) (Sao Paulo International Film Festival)
11 May 2011 (2011-05-11) WriterJens Dahl, Morten Kirkskov (idea), Morten Kirkskov, Carlos Augusto de Oliveira DirectorCarlos Augusto de Oliveira ScreenplayCarlos Augusto de Oliveira, Morten Kirkskov, Jens Dahl CastAnders W. Berthelsen (Thomas), Iben Hjejle (Christine), David Dencik (Jacob) Similar moviesDavid Dencik and Anders W Berthelsen appear in Rosa Morena and Speed Walking
TaglineThe story of one man's journey from Denmark to Brazil to get a child.
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Rosa Morena is a 2010 Danish-Brazilian drama film directed by Carlos Augusto de Oliveira. The film premiered at the 2010 São Paulo International Film Festival.
Unable to adopt a child in Denmark, Thomas, a 42-year-old architect, travels to Brazil to try to realize the dream of being a father. In São Paulo, he meets Jakob, an old Danish friend who introduces him to Maria, a humble young woman who is pregnant from her third child. She enters into an agreement with Thomas to donate the baby in exchange for better living conditions. Thomas moves to the house of Maria and their relationship evolves in unexpected ways.