Nise: The Heart of Madness (Nise: O Coração da Loucura)

Drama

No Rating

4/28/2017
Released
Julio Adrião, Flavio Bauraqui, Fabrício Boliveira
Starring
Roberto Berliner
Director
109 min
Length
1940's, Brazil- Dr. Nise da Silveira is at work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro and refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock for the treatment of schizophrenics. Ridiculed by doctors, she is forced to take the abandoned Sector for Occupational Therapy, where she starts a revolution through paints, dogs and love.