Reaching For The Moon (2013)

Reaching for the Moon aka Rare Flowers  is a 2013 Brazilian biographical drama film directed by Bruno Barreto. The film is based on the book Flores Raras e Banalíssimas lesbian drama movie(in English, Rare and Commonplace Flowers), by Carmem Lucia de Oliveira.

This lesbian film dramatizes the love story of the American poet Elizabeth Bishop and the Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares.[2] Set largely in Petrópolis between the years 1951 and 1967, the film tells the story of Bishop’s passionate and often tumultuous life with Soares in Brazil.[3]


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