NISE: THE HEART OF MADNESS

NR  |  1 hour 46 minutes • Archived

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About

In 1940s Brazil, Dr. Nise da Silveira (Gloria Pires) starts work in a psychiatric hospital where she refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock treatment for schizophrenics. Instead she starts a revolution through paints, dogs and love.

Directed By

Roberto Berliner

Written By

Patricia Andrade, Leonardo Rocha

Cast

Gloria Pires

Language

Portuguese with English subtitles

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