Original title: Divine Love Director: Gabriel Mascaro Cast: Dira Paes, Julio Machado, Emílio De Melo Country: Brazil, Chile, Denmark, Norway, Uruguay Year of production: 2019 Length (min): 101 Language: Portuguese Subtitles: Czech Sales: Aerofilms s.r.o. Section: Panorama
Set in Brazil of 2027, the film follows middle-aged and deeply religious Joana, who feels God's love in a very intense and completely real way. She uses her position in the notary's office to save marriages from divorce. While she's waiting for recognition of her efforts, she is confronted with a crisis in her own marriage. Presented at this year's Sundance and directed by Gabriel Mascaro, known for his previous film, Neon Bull.