“I was really ill, screaming with pain. My mother was also by my side, desperate, holding my hand, not knowing what to do.”
Her father was religious and wanted her to seek spiritual cleansing afterwards.
This picture was one of 12 images produced by Camila Cavalcante during the Despina Art Residency, in Rio de Janeiro, 2016. It was displayed on the exhibition Nós Por Todas - Série 1 at Largo das Artes.