Video — 1 online resource (112 minutes) Digital: video file.
The longtime housekeeper for a wealthy São Paulo family, Val is committed to loyalty and respect. But her values and the dynamic of the whole household, are challenged when her teen daughter visits in this astute, socially conscious comedy
[New York, New York] : Oscilloscope Laboratories, 2016.
Video — 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround; stereo. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; all regions.
The story centers on Val, a hard-working live-in housekeeper in modern-day São Paulo. Val is perfectly content to take care of every one of her wealthy employers' needs, from cooking and cleaning to being a surrogate mother to their teenage son, who she has raised since he was a toddler. But when Val's estranged daughter Jessica shows up, the unspoken but intrinsic class barriers that exist within the home are thrown into disarray.