THE BALLROOM

Musical Drama | 95 mins | 2007

One evening in a traditional Brazilian dance hall, CHEGA DE SAUADE invites its audience to participate in the electric atmosphere of the ballroom.



Cast & Credits

Director: Lais Bodansky
Producer: Fabiano Gullane, Luiz Bolognesi
Cast: Tonia Carrero, Leonardo Villar, Stepan Nercessian, Betty Faria, Cassia Kiss, Paulo Vilhena, Maria Flor



Synopsis

Set over the course of one evening in a traditional Brazilian dance hall, CHEGA DE SAUADE invites its audience to participate in the electric atmosphere of the ballroom. The characters who attend the ball each week live for their moment on the dance floor. As they remember the past, imagine the future, have fun, flirt, fight and, of course, dance, their inner most passions and desires unfold in front of our very eyes. CHEGA DE SAUDAD is a passionate and heart-felt character study about life, love, desire and the incredible power of the dance hall. Set to an astounding soundtrack featuring world renowned Brazilian song performed by Elza Soares and Marku Ribu, the film offers its audience the chance of feeling that they too are part of the magic of the ballroom.