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‘Bacurau’ Comes to the U.S. and Brings Critiques of Colonialism With It

The Brazilian indie darling carries a class critique, not unlike that in ‘Parasite’

“Bacurau.” Photo: Kino Lorber

BBacurau, the Brazilian Western/thriller hybrid that took home the Jury Prize at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, finally opens in the U.S. today. Set in a not-so-far future, the dystopian epic takes place…

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Nicole Froio

Nicole Froio

Columnist, reporter, researcher, feminist. Views my own. #Latina. Tip jar: paypal.me/NHernandezFroio