Shadow and Act

In Brazilian Theaters This Month: The Provocative Slavery/Historical Drama 'The Inventor of Dreams'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • October 22, 2013 9:50 PM
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Set during the early 19th century in Rio de Janeiro, the provocative Afro-Brazilian drama The Inventor of Dreams (O Inventor de Sonhos) was released in Brazil earlier this month.
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Trailer: Brazilian Woman Explores Africa in Bridging-The-Gap Tale 'Here Is So Far'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • October 14, 2013 12:06 PM
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Described as journal and road movie, the Brazilian film Here Is So Far (Tao Longe Aqui), helmed by Eliza Capai, won the Jury prize for New Director's category at the Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, which ran from September 26 through October 10.

Brazil-Set Sequel To South African Doc 'Streetkids United' In The Works, Ahead Of World Cup

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 2:18 PM
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