Nise - The Heart of Madness





Synopsis

After being released from prison, Dr. Nise da Silveira is back at work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of Rio de Janeirom where she refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock in the treatment of schizophrenics. Ridiculed by doctors, she is forced to take on the abandoned Sector for Occupational Therapy, where she would start a revolution through paintings, animals and love.

Cast

Gloria Pires


Director :Roberto Berliner Language :Portuguese Country :Brazil
Producer :Rodrigo Letier Editor :Pedro Bronz,Leonardo Domingues Screening Type:2D
Cinematographer :Andre Horta Year :2015 Duration:108 Mins

ABOUT DIRECTOR



Director Name

Roberto Berliner

Director Biography

Roberto Berliner is a director and producer, known for Nise: The Heart of Madness (2015), A Farra do Circo (2014) and Herbert de Perto (2009).

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