Rochester Premiere | Primal Screen. Brazil, 1821. A young girl, Beatriz, is forced to marry Antonio, a slave trader whose first wife died in labor. A restless soul, Antonio returns to his trading expeditions and leaves his spouse behind, alone with the slaves. The tragic events unfolding in the remote plantation where he conducts his cruel business are told in a lyrical, elliptical style, enhanced by gorgeous widescreen cinematography and by a ravishingly immersive sound design.