The first woman-on-woman kiss occurs in the first 20 minutes of Bruno Barreto's film, and it's a casual, tossed-off thing, not treated as momentous or taboo-shattering. It's the way of life on the Brazilian estate where American poet Elizabeth Bishop (Miranda Otto) comes to stay with her college chum Mary (Tracy Middendorf) and Mary's partner Lota de Macedo Soares (Glória Pires), the architect who gives Bishop... More >>>