Marighella: revolutionary biopic from Narcos' Wagner Moura criticised by Bolsonaro
Film about guerrilla fighter Carlos Marighella causes outrage in Brazil despite no release date being scheduled
A film about a leftist Brazilian revolutionary, directed by Narcos star Wagner Moura, has been denounced by President Jair Bolsonaro and sparked controversy across the country before it has even been released.
The film, Marighella, is the directorial debut for Moura, a Brazilian actor from the Netflix television series. It tells the story of Carlos Marighella, a controversial Marxist guerrilla fighter during the beginning of Brazil’s military dictatorship, which lasted from 1964 to 1985.Continue reading...