Adrift (2009 Brazilian film)

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Adrift film.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Heitor Dhalia
Produced by Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Bel Berlinck
Matias Mariani
Written by Heitor Dhalia
Starring Laura Neiva
Vincent Cassel
Débora Bloch
Camilla Belle
Cinematography Ricardo Della Rosa
Edited by Gustavo Giani
Release date
  • 21 May 2009 (2009-05-21) (Cannes)
  • 31 July 2009 (2009-07-31) (Brazil)
Running time
103 minutes
Country Brazil
Language Portuguese

Adrift (Portuguese: À Deriva) is a 2009 Brazilian drama film directed by Heitor Dhalia, starring Camilla Belle and Vincent Cassel. It competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.[1]


The film tells about Filipa (Laura Neiva), a 14-year-old girl who spends her holidays with her family in the town of Buzios, in Rio de Janeiro. While she discovers herself, facing passions and common challenges of adolescence, Filipa also has to deal with the extramarital relationship that her father, Matias (Vincent Cassel), has with Angela (Camilla Belle), a neighbor of his beach house.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Adrift". Archived from the original on 3 October 2009. Retrieved 13 May 2009. 

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