|Maria Ribeiro||Sinha Vitoria|
|Orlando Macedo||Soldado Amarelo|
Based on a revered novel by Graciliano Ramos, this drama depicts the lives of a poor family in the dry northeastern region of Brazil. Focusing on Fabiano and his wife, Sinha Vitoria, and their two boys and cherished dog, the film follows them as they move around in search of work that will allow them to survive in the harsh, unforgiving environment. The movie is widely regarded as a classic of Brazil's Cinema Novo movement.