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CARNEIRO, Anna Bárbara de Freitas. Suicide, religion, culture: reflections on the movie “Sunset Limited”. Reverso [online]. 2013, vol.35, n.65, pp. 15-23. ISSN 0102-7395.

This work presents reflections on suicide, religion and culture, based on the contributions of Freud, as well as the concepts of Durkheim about suicide, reflecting on a literary piece transformed in a movie, which contrasts a religious man willing to help his brother mankind with an atheist that is willing to commit suicide.

Keywords : Religion; Culture; Freud; Atheism; Suicide; Durkheim.

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