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Loveling

A relatable look at motherly love from Brazil

Drama

7.2

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Brazil, Uruguay
Portuguese
2018
Gustavo Pizzi
Adriana Esteves, Ariclenes Barroso, César Troncoso
95 min

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On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, Irene has only a few days to overcome her anxiety and renew her strength before sending her eldest son out into the world.

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7.2
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This Brazilian drama is about a loving mother of four, Irene, who has to deal with the upcoming departure of her eldest son. This news triggers Irene’s anxiety, who is trying to finish her high-school diploma as well as building a home for her kids.

Loveling is about being relentless in one’s pursuit of improving their situation, about empty-nesters syndrome, and the ups and downs of family life in general.

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