Rio, I Love You

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Rio, I Love You
Rio, Eu Te Amo.jpg
Directed by Stephan Elliott
Fernando Meirelles
José Padilha
Paolo Sorrentino
Andrucha Waddington
Vicente Amorim
Guillermo Arriaga
Im Sang-soo
Nadine Labaki
Carlos Saldanha
Production
company
Running time
110 minutes
Country Brazil
Language Portuguese (Brazilian)

Rio, I Love You (Portuguese: Rio, Eu Te Amo) is a 2014 Brazilian anthology film starring an ensemble cast of actors of various nationalities. The film is a sequel of sorts to the 2006 film Paris, je t'aime, and to the 2008 film New York, I Love You. It's the third film in the Cities of Love franchise, created and produced by Emmanuel Benbihy.

Production[edit]

The participating directors were Brazilians Carlos Saldanha (Ice Age and Rio), José Padilha (Elite Squad), Andrucha Waddington (The House of Sand) and Fernando Meirelles (City of God), the Lebanese director Nadine Labaki (Caramel), the Mexican screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga (Babel), the Australian director Stephan Elliott (The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert), the Italian director Paolo Sorrentino (The Great Beauty), the American actor and director John Turturro, and the South Korean director Im Sang-soo (A Good Lawyer's Wife, The Housemaid).

The opening and closing sequences, plus the transitions were directed by Brazilian Vicente Amorim, while musician Gilberto Gil composed the theme song.

Those responsible for producing the film, among them Rio Filme, disclosed that the cost of production was R$20 million.

Segments[edit]

Segment Director Writer Actors
Texas Guillermo Arriaga -  Mexico Guillermo Arriaga Jason Isaacs, Laura Neiva, Land Vieira, Henrique Pires
Acho que Estou Apaixonado Stephan Elliott -  Australia Stephan Elliott Ryan Kwanten, Marcelo Serrado
O Vampiro do Rio Im Sang-soo -  South Korea Im Sang-soo Roberta Rodrigues, Tonico Pereira
O Milagre Nadine Labaki -  Lebanon Nadine Labaki, Rodney El Haddad Harvey Keitel, Nadine Labaki, Cauã Antunes
A Musa Fernando Meirelles -  Brazil Antonio Prata, Chico Mattoso Vincent Cassel, Débora Nascimento
Inútil Paisagem José Padilha -  Brazil Otavio Leonidio Wagner Moura, Cléo Pires, Caio Junqueira
Pas de Deux Carlos Saldanha -  Brazil Elena Soarez Rodrigo Santoro, Bruna Linzmeyer
La Fortuna Paolo Sorrentino -  Italy Paolo Sorrentino Emily Mortimer, Basil Hoffman
Quando não há Mais Amor John Turturro -  United States John Turturro John Turturro, Vanessa Paradis, Camila Pitanga
Dona Fulana Andrucha Waddington -  Brazil Andrucha Waddington, Mauricio Zacharias Fernanda Montenegro, Regina Case, Stepan Nercessian, Hugo Carvana, Eduardo Sterblitch, Sandro Rocha

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