Blood of my Blood
Director: João Canijo
Cast: Rita Blanco, Anabela Moreira
Portuguese with English subtitles
San Sebastian Festival 2011 – Competition
Blood of my Blood is about unconditional love – the love of a mother for her daughter and of an aunt for her nephew – and about the lengths those women are prepared to go to in order to protect the ones they love.
Márcia, a single mother with two grown-up children, shares her home in a social housing estate with her sister Ivete