Central do Brasil was released in the year 1998。Central do Brasil is also called as Brasils hjerte, Central Station, Estación central, Központi pályaudvar, Kentrikos stathmos, Estación central de Brasil。
Dora, a dour old woman, works at a Rio de Janeiro central station, writing letters for customers and mailing them. She hates customers and calls them 'trash'. Josue is a 9-year-old boy who never met his father. His mother is sending letters to his father through Dora. When she dies in a car accident, Dora takes Josue and takes a trip with him to find his father.