My Mother Is A Piece - The Movie is a feature film comedy directed by André Pellenz Brazilian, Paulo Gustavo starring and written by the same in partnership with Fil Braz. It is based on the play of the same name created by and starring Paul himself and Gustavo took millions of viewers to the theater over the years on display. The cast of the film version is also composed by Ingrid Guimarães, Herson Capri, Suely Franco, Monica Martelli, Samantha Schmutz and Alexandra Richter. The film was released on June 21, 2013 in Brazil, reaching a mark of two million viewers in its third week of showing in cinemas.
In April 2011, Paulo Gustavo mentions the film in an interview for the newspaper Diário do Nordeste. "I am raising money for the film" My mother is a piece "and continue touring throughout Brazil," says Paul. The film was confirmed a month later, in May 2011, but production came only start in November 2012, was also announced that filming would begin later in the month would be finalized and announced in December 2012, with filming taking place in the capital from Rio de Janeiro and Niteroi.
About the script, Paulo Gustavo said it was made by him and Felipe Braz. "The characters are only mentioned in the monologue will go down in history," says Paulo Gustavo, who got the idea from the success of the piece sofas. The actor and author also reported that invited Marieta Severo, an actress who plays the character Nene in The Great Family, to the sister of Herminia character, played by Paul. In November 2012, the shooting of the film began, and after five weeks, came to end in December 2012.