O Fim Do Mundo (1993)

Run Time - 64 min.  |   Countries - France , Portugal   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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This is the third (earth) segment in the "Four Elements" series of short films made for Portuguese television. In the story, farmer Augusto (Jose Viana) is having a quarrel with his neighbor about water rights. At the time, he is carrying a hoe. When he turns one way, and she turns another, the hoe strikes her dead. Despite the fact that it is an accidental death, Augusto returns home, dresses as though for a wedding, and turns himself in. He receives a stiff sentence for his pains, but remains placid throughout.