Watch The Second Mother Online
Val (Regina Casé), a woman from Pernambuco, goes to São Paulo in the hope of finding work, leaving her daughter, Jéssica (Camila Márdila), behind. In São Paulo, she finds a job as the housemaid of an upper-class family where she takes care of their child, Fabinho (Michel Joelsas). Many years later, Val is economically stable but feeling guilty for leaving Jéssica behind. Her daughter does eventually get in contact stating that she is moving to São Paulo with her work. With the opportunity of building a relationship, they both quickly realise that so much time apart has affected them deeply.