Love for Sale (2006)


Love for Sale (2006)
O Céu de Suely (original title)

In order to get funds, a young woman living in the Northeast of Brazil decides to raffle her own body.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
IMDb   7.2 /10
Metacritic   62 %
TheMovieDb    7.4 /10
FilmAffinity   6.2 /10
Director Karim Aïnouz
Writer Karim Aïnouz
Writer Felipe Bragança
Writer Simone Lima
Release Date2006-11-16
Runtime1h 30min
Content RatingNot Rated (Not Rated)
AwardsAwards28 wins & 26 nominations
CompanyCelluloid Dreams, Fado Filmes, Shotgun Pictures
CountryBrazil, Germany, Portugal, France
Hermilaas Hermila
Mariaas Maria
Zezitaas Zezita
Joãoas João
Georgina Castro
Georgina Castro
Georginaas Georgina
Claudioas Claudio
Marceliaas Marcelia
Balconistaas Balconista
Matheus Vieira
Matheus Vieira
Matheuzinho #1as Matheuzinho #1
Gerkson Carlos
Gerkson Carlos
Matheuzinho #2as Matheuzinho #2
Rodrigo Riszla
Rodrigo Riszla
Ganhador da rifaas Ganhador da rifa

Suely in the Sky

Suely in the Sky (Portuguese: O Céu de Suely; also known as Love for Sale) is a 2006 Brazilian drama film directed by Karim Aïnouz.


Hermila was born and raised in the small town in northeastern Brazil. To earn money she adopts the pseudonym Suely, and offers herself in a raffle. The winner will have what she calls "A Night in Paradise."


  • Hermila Guedes as Hermila/Suely
  • Maria Menezes as Maria
  • Zezita Matos as Zezita
  • João Miguel as João
  • Georgina Castro as Georgina
  • Cláudio Jaborandy as Cláudio
  • Marcélia Cartaxo as Marcélia
  • Matheus Vieira as Matheus
  • Flávio Bauraqui as receptionist