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    How Do You Say "Law" in…? As we are the Law Library of Congress, I thought it would be nice to ask staff to say the word law in their native language.
    • Contributor: Weber, Andrew
    • Date: 2016-06-10
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    Alexandre e outros heróis Catalog Record Only Not viewed.
    • Date: 2014
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    Participação tela : seminário nacional. Catalog Record Only In Portuguese. Not viewed.
    • Date: 200?
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    Pequeno dicionário amoroso 2
    Pequeno dicionário amoroso dois | Little book of love 2 Catalog Record Only
    We pick up the story 16 years after the first film. Gabriel and Luiza have divorced and found new loves and seem to be happy; however, at a chance meeting after a funeral will the flame be rekindled?
    • Contributor: Werneck, Sandra - Farias, Mauro - Halm, Paulo - Toledo, Rita - Beltrão, Andréa - Dantas, Daniel - Pires, Glória - Freitas, Fernanda De - Airoldi, Marcello - Cineluz Produções (Firm) ... Werneck, Sandra - Farias, Mauro - Halm, Paulo - Toledo, Rita - Beltrão, Andréa - Dantas, Daniel - Pires, Glória - Freitas, Fernanda De - Airoldi, Marcello - Cineluz Produções (Firm) - Downtown Filmes - Paris Filmes (Firm) - Globo Filmes (Firm) - Paramount Pictures Corporation - Telecine (Firm) - Lk Tel Distribuidora De Filmes
    • Date: 2015
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    Psi. A menina que não olhava /
    Menina que não olhava | Girl who never looked you in the eye Catalog Record Only
    "After his separation, Carlo has a relationship with a juggler who performs at stoplights who has an autistic 7-year old daughter. Carlo observes a different diagnosis for the girl: secondary autism, resulting from undiagnosed deafness. Through a series of exams and relying on the assistance of Valentina, his office neighbor who has just arrived from France, Carlo confirms his suspicions of the child's ailment, ...
    • Date: 2014
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    Chiquinha Gonzaga / Catalog Record Only Chronicles the life of popular Brazilian composer Chiquinha Gonzaga, who scandalized society at the end to the 19th century.
    • Date: 2008
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    A partilha / Catalog Record Only "Four sisters get together for their mother's funeral. During the division of the inherited apartment and old furniture, they argue and fight with each other, but at the same time they remember the good old past and discover many new things about them. Before it's over, new paths will be taken in their lives."--IMDb.
    • Date: 2001
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    Os inconfidentes Catalog Record Only Dramatization of the ill-fated coup d'état by a group of Brazilian military officers, poets and intellectuals and their failed attempt to overthrow the Portuguese Crown to establish a Brazilian Independent Republic in 1789, inspired by Rousseau and the success of the American Revolution when they severed ties with the British Empire in July 1776.
    • Contributor: Torres, Fernando - Pereio, Paulo César - Linhares, Luis - Wilker, José - Andrade, Joaquim Pedro De - Videofilmes (Firm) - Filmes Do Serro (Firm) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
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    Trinta : a história do homem que reinventou o Carnaval. Catalog Record Only Not viewed.
    • Date: 2014
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    Maìn, a casa da felicidade / Catalog Record Only In Portuguese; with subtitles in English and Italian. Gaia Insenga, Assunta Nugnes, Rosa Diletta Rossi, Fabio Pappacena, Danilo Nigrelli, Paolo Civati, Sofia Nicolai, Clara Galante. Not viewed. 2014-08-20.
    • Date: 2012
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    Atabaque nzinga
    Nzinga Catalog Record Only
    Documentary film about Afro-Brazilian culture.
    • Date: 2008
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    FDP. A final, a final /
    SOB. | Final, a final Catalog Record Only
    "Zarkhov tries to bribe Juarez to throw the match, but the ref does not say whether or not he accepts. The Russian explains that one of the linesmen is also in on the scheme. Manu makes it clear that if he takes the bribe, she's leaving him for good. The teams are tied, until an unbelievable goal clinches the championship. Juarez faces a very ...
    • Date: 2012
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    Uma noite em 67 Catalog Record Only In Portuguese. Not viewed.
    • Date: 2010
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    O protagonismo da juventude brasileira 1963-1983. Catalog Record Only In Portuguese. Not viewed.
    • Date: 2009
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    Alice. A mil quilometros por hora.
    In a rush | Mil quilometros por hora Catalog Record Only
    "Alice is more than ever a businesswoman. She works a lot, doesn't have much time for anybody and goes on pursuing prospective business for the storehouse"--Copyright descriptive material.
    • Date: 2008
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    JK /
    Juscelino Kubitschek Catalog Record Only
    Marília Pêra, José Wilker. In Portuguese. Not viewed. Sources used: DVD container; cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 2010-03-19 from Rio de Janeiro OvOp Office; method of acquisition unknown; LC Collection. Five videodiscs in 3 containers.
    • Date: 2006
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    Jango como, quando o porque se depõe um presidente da República / Catalog Record Only The film depicts the life and career of João Belchior Marques Goulart, known as "Jango", a leader of the Labor Party which eventually (and accidentally) became President of Brazil. Distrusted by the conservative wings and underestimated by the left, Jango defied both sides by presenting a plan for structural reforms in the nation's major problems. His intentions, however, were halted by a military coup, ...
    • Date: 2000
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    Aboio Catalog Record Only "Brazilian outback, cowboys preserve their age-old customs, communicating with their cattle in a form of plaintive singing known as Aboio. The chant resounds an improvised, ancient form that is an entrance to the life and the imaginary of the ancient Brazilian cattle drivers" -- Marília Rocha website.
    • Date: 2005
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    Toquinho no mundo da criança. Catalog Record Only In Portuguese with subtitles in English, Portuguese and Spanish. Sources used: videodisc label and container. Received: 2010-04-20 from Rio de Janeiro OvOp Office; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.
    • Date: 2007
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    Doc Xingú : etnias indígenas. Catalog Record Only Not viewed.
    • Date: 2012
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    Entreatos Lula a 30 dias do poder / Catalog Record Only The movie was filmed during the presidential elections in 2002, both first and second turn. The movie was filmed in miniDV. The president appears in a way that he had never shows up before. He smokes his cigarillos and always has a beer in hand when he is not working.
    • Contributor: Lula - Salles, João Moreira - Carvalho, Walter - Videofilmes (Firm)
    • Date: 2006
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    Chico : artista brasileiro / Not viewed.
    • Date: 2015
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    Brasil : 5 séculos de história. Catalog Record Only In Portuguese. Not viewed. 2014-08-28.
    • Date: 2012
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    Toquinho : só tenho tempo pra ser feliz
    Só tenho tempo pra ser feliz Catalog Record Only
    DVD; all region, Dolby Digital 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS. In Portuguese with optional English or Portuguese subtitles. Toquinho, Silvia Góes, Vanda Breder, Ivani Sabino, Pepa d'Elia, Mauricio de Souza. Guest artists: Badi Assad, Carlos Lyra, Carlinhos Vergueiro, Leo Gandelman, Yamandú Costa. Cinematography, Joaquim Nabuco (DVD) ; director of photography (show), Marcelo Yamada ; editor, Sérgio Marini. Recorded live in Rio de Janeiro, February ...
    • Contributor: Toquinho - Assad, Badi - Lyra, Carlos - Vergueiro, Carlinhos - Gandelman, Leo - Costa, Yamand - Horta, André - Krüger, Pedro Von - Braga, Kati Almeida - Hime, Olivia - Seiler, Pedro - Biscoito Fino (Firm) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005