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11/27/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/27/2020 20:52

Just Another Christmas: Leandro Hassum warms up for his new movie on Netflix

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November 27th, 2020 - Leandro Hassum promotes his new comedy, Just Another Christmas, that shows the real Brazilian Christmas and launches globally just on Netflix on December 3rd. The film presents the Brazilian traditions during Holidays, mixing tons of comedy and emotional family moments.

'Just Another Christmas is a movie made for families to have fun together, a way of us to show care for the audience and touch everyone's heart, especially in such an atypical year and in such memorable date like Holidays, when we all need this warming feeling of belonging ', reveals Leandro Hassum about the film.

The protagonist also talks about what the audience can expect from the story: 'Think about all those 'clichés' you see in the traditional Christmas movies. Now... forget it! Forget Santa's hat, snow and the ugly Christmas sweater. Just Another Christmas shows our tropical Brazilian Christmas. Let's value the raisins on rice, the apple on the mayonnaise, the 'pavê' (trifle), the socks as gifts on Secret Santa and mainly the family we choose to have close by. Just Another Christmas is a film that talks about our tradicional stories in Brazil'.

Netflix new production is a result of a long-standing successful partnership of Brazilian comedy. Starring Leandro Hassum, directed by Roberto Santucci, written by Paulo Cursino and produced by Camisa Listrada. The cast also includes Elisa Pinheiro, Miguel Rômulo, Arianne Botelho, Louise Cardoso and Danielle Winits.

About Just Another Christmas

After taking a very nasty fall on Christmas Eve, grinchy Jorge blacks out and wakes up one year later, with no memory of the year that has passed. He soon realizes that he's doomed to keep waking up on Christmas Eve after Christmas Eve, having to deal with the aftermath of what his other self has done the other 364 days of the year.

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About Camisa Listrada

Camisa Listrada produces TV series, documentaries and films since 2000. Nowadays, is the most active production company on the cinematographic market. In 2018, gathered more than 6 million viewers in movie theaters with titles like 'Fala Sério, Mãe!', 'Os Farofeiros' and 'O Candidato Honesto 2', and also producing recent hits like 'O Candidato Honesto' and 'Um Suburbano Sortudo'. In 2019, Camisa Listrada launched 'Socorro, Virei uma Garota!', and have won the Best Documental Serie on the Great Prize of Brazilian Cinema with 'Inhotim - Arte Presente'. Now, Camisa Listrada is in the final stages of 'O Palestrante' with Fabio Porchat, and 'No Gogó do Paulinho' with Maurício Manfrini.