Release date29 May 1983 (1983-05-29) Based onSargento Getulio
by Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro WriterHermanno Penna, Flavio Porto, Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro (novel), Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro (screenplay)
Sergeant Getulio (Portuguese: Sargento Getúlio) is a 1983 Brazilian drama film directed by Hermanno Penna. It was shot in Rio de Janeiro's neighborhood São Cristóvão and Laranjeiras, as well as in Sergipe's municipalities Nossa Senhora da Glória, Aracaju, Barra dos Coqueiros, and Poço Redondo.
At the 1983 Gramado Film Festival, it won the Best Film Award, while Duarte and Vieira won the Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor respectively. Duarte also won the Best Actor Award at the 5th Havana Film Festival. Sargento Getúlio was nominated for Best Film Award at the 13th Moscow International Film Festival.