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  • Film, Video

    O dragão da maldade contra o santo guerreiro / Catalog Record Only

    "Antonio of the Death is a "cangaceiros" killer. Cangaceiro is the local name for a popular leader. Antonio is hired to kill the one who seems to be the last one in the Pirahna's Valley. This man is being followed by a strange woman who is considered a Saint. Once Antonio has killed the Cangaceiro, he changes his way of thinking when listening to ...

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Pierre Fatumbi Verger mensageiro entre dois mundos / Catalog Record Only

    Retracing the adventurous life of photographer Pierre Verger, part of a French generation of ethnographers, this documentary reveals the reciprocal cultural influences between Brazil and the region of Benin and Nigeria in Africa.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Dzi Croquettes Catalog Record Only

    A documentary about the Brazilian drag cabaret troupe Dzi Croquettes. Founded in the early 1970s in Rio de Janeiro, its gender and sexual taboo breaking performances were influential as a subversive means of resistance to the military dictatorship. The troupe moved to Paris, where it attracted international attention, including from Liza Minelli. Director Issa, who grew up around Dzi Croquettes, uses interviews and archival ...

    • Contributor: Issa, Tatiana - Alvarez, Raphael - Tria Productions - Canal Brasil (firm)
    • Date: 2009