O Pagador de Promessas AKA The Promise (1962) Anselmo Duarte, Leonardo Villar, Glória Menezes, Dionísio Azevedo


Zé-do-Burro has only one worldly possession, his donkey, that he named Nicolas and considers to have a sole like himself, a law abiding Christian just a trifle naive. During a tempest, Nicolas is seriously wounded, and Zé-do-Burro, out of despair, makes a promise: to carry a cross as large as Christ’s, to the altar of Saint Barbara – the nearest being in the city of Bahia. He vows to do so in a Candomblé session, dedicated to the goddess Yansan – that in the popular belief corresponds to that Christian saint. Nicolas fully recovers from his illness, and Zé-do-Burro produces a large cross with his own hands and tools, and then carries it on foot to Bahia, accompanied by his wife, Rosa. He has to stay by the church’s closed door, and the only person who comes to meet them is Bonitão, the local pimp, who offers to take Rosa to a pension while Zé-do-Burro keeps his promise of staying by the cross. Next morning, the priest is surprised but satisfied with the faith shown by Zé-do-Burro – …

Also Known As (AKA): La parole donnée, Keeper of Promises, El pagador de promesas, Payer of Promises, The Given Word, Fünfzig Stufen zur Gerechtigkeit

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File Name : O Pagador de Promessas.avi
File Size : 1092.93 MB
Resolution : 656×480
Duration : 01:28:04

Quality: DVDRip
Language: Portuguese
Subs: English, French (srt)
Genre: Drama

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