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Nise : the heart of madness / directed by Roberto Berliner.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD FOREIGN Nise (Text) 31208911969642 new dvd Checked out 12/22/2017

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing Home Video, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Bonus features: Original theatrical trailer; other Strand trailers.
Participant or Performer Note: Glória Pires, Julio Adrião, Flávio Bauraqui, Fabrício Boliveira, Fernando Eiras.
Summary, etc.: Returning to Rio de Janeiro, Dr. Nise Da Silveira returns to work in a psychiatric hospital on the outskirts of the city where she refuses to employ the new and violent electroshock in the treatment of schizophrenics. Ridiculed by doctors, she is forced to take on the abandoned Sector for Occupational Therapy, where she would start a revolution through painting, animals and love.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD; Wide screen.
Language Note: Portuguese dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Silveira, Nise da > Drama.
Psychiatrists > Brazil > Biography > Drama.
Psychiatry > Drama.
Psychiatric hospital care > Brazil > Rio de Janeiro > Drama.
Schizophrenics > Care > Drama.
Foreign films > Brazil.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.

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