• Film, Video
    Olga / Catalog Record Only Based upon the life of German-born Olga Benário Prestes, wife of Brazilian communist leader Luís Carlos Prestes.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Tempos de paz
    Peacetime | Times of peace Catalog Record Only
    The entire story takes place on the 18th of April in the year of 1945. Battles had ceased in Europe, but Brazil still found itself technically at war. The encounter between the interrogator, a customs official and former torturer for the Political Police of President Vargas and a former Polish actor who had lived through the horrors of war but who was also suspected ...
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Iconoclássicos Catalog Record Only Itaú Cultural presents a series of films (four documentaries and a adaptation) on Brazil's national cultural icons in music, visual arts, theater, literature and audiovisual, including the musician and composer Itamar Assumpção (Daquele instante em diante), artist Nelson Leirner (Assim é, se lhe parece), playwright José Celso Martinez Corrêa, aka Zé Celso (Evoé! Retrato de um antropófago), and filmmaker Rogério Sganzerla (Mr. Sganzerla : ...
    • Contributor: Guimarães, Cao - Magalhaẽs, Beto - Gomes, Marcelo - Miguel, João - Pizzini, Joel - Rocha, Sara - Abramo, Luís - Tragtenberg, Livio - Velloso, Rogério - Dantas, Paulo ... Guimarães, Cao - Magalhaẽs, Beto - Gomes, Marcelo - Miguel, João - Pizzini, Joel - Rocha, Sara - Abramo, Luís - Tragtenberg, Livio - Velloso, Rogério - Dantas, Paulo - Dantas, Carol - Queiroz, George - Mendel, Paulo - Gallo, Carla - Cabral, Cesar - Franzoi, Sabrina - Riscali, Fernanda - Maciel, Leandro - Hayashi, Silvia - Chamie, Lina - Jungle, Ted - Cesar, Elaine - Schmidt, Paulo Roberto - Errico, Romulo - Coimbra, Fernando - Macedo, Luiz - Instituto Cultural Ita - Agência Nacional Do Cinema (Brazil) - Brazil. Ministério Da Cultura - Cinco Em Ponto (Firm) - Pólo Filmes (Firm) - Movie & Art (Firm) - Luz Azul (Firm) - Academia De Filmes
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Representação brasileira 25a Bienal de São Paulo : iconografías metropolitanas.
    Iconografías metropolitanas Catalog Record Only
    Biographies of, and interviews with, 26 artists represented at the 25th Bienal Internacional de São Paulo; with statements by Agnaldo Farias, the Brazilian curator, and by Carlos Bratke, president of the Fundação Bienal.
    • Contributor: Bienal Internacional De São Paulo
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Adoniran Barbosa : Programa Ensaio 1972 /
    Programa Ensaio 1972 Catalog Record Only
    1972 performance recorded live in the studios of TV2. Includes interviews with the performer.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Oswaldo Cruz na Amazônia : a revolta da vacina /
    Revolta da vacina Catalog Record Only
    In Portuguese. First work produced in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2002; second work produced in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1994. Not viewed. 2014-08-21.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Democracia em preto e branco : futebol, política e rock n' roll
    Black and white democracy Catalog Record Only
    During the 80's, Brazilians were living under a dictatorship (since 1964). As Brazilians wearied of repression, some players of the soccer club Corinthians, from São Paulo, begin a new form of managing the team, always using polling to decide everything.
    • Contributor: Asbeg, Pedro - Muhlenberg, Arthur - Gama Rodrigues, Gustavo - Letier, Rodrigo - Krieger, Fabiano - Marcier, Lucas - Martins, Renato - Lee, Rita - Espn (Television Network) - Miração Filmes (Firm) - Tv Zero (Firm) - Bretz Filmes (Firm)
    • Date: 2014
  • Film, Video
    O longo amanhecer cinebiografia de Celso Furtado / Catalog Record Only The Brazilian economist Celso Furtado and others relate the story of his life, from his early days studying in post-war Europe, his work with the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America, his tenure as Minister of Planning, his years of political exile in Chile and subsequent years as a noted economist. It not only examines the man, but the country, questioning the Brazilian ...
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    O homem do pau Brasil Catalog Record Only "A visual and aural collage made of passages from [Brazilian writer Oswald de Andrade]'s works, moments from the author's own life, and Joaquim Pedro [de Andrade]'s interpretations of the writer and his legacy. Oswald is played by both a man and woman. Characters from Brazil's literary and artistic past appear in various scenes, some in re-enactments of actual events. ... An homage that's simultaneously ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Programa Casé o que a gente não inventa, não existe /
    Radio days in Brazil Catalog Record Only
    A documentary about the pioneering Brazilian radio and television broadcaster Ademar Casé and his popular radio program, Programa Casé.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Mundialito Catalog Record Only Shows the political situation in the 80's when a international soccer contest is organized.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Anarquistas : graças a Deus /
    Graças a Deus Catalog Record Only
    Relates the memories of an Italian family who emmigrated to Brazil, in the beginning of the 20th century, in search of the anarchist dream of a perfect society. Includes anecdotes from Zélia Gattai family.
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    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 ...
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    O longo amanhecer cinebiografia de Celso Furtado Catalog Record Only The Brazilian economist Celso Furtado and others relate the story of his life, from his early days studying in post-war Europe, his work with the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America, his tenure as Minister of Planning, his years of political exile in Chile and subsequent years as a noted economist. It not only examines the man, but the country, questioning the Brazilian ...
    • Contributor: Mariani, José - Furtado, Celso - Tavares, Maria Da Conceição. - Oliveira, Francisco De. - Mello, João Manuel Cardoso De. - Castro, Antônio Barros De. - Bielschowsky, Ricardo - Riofilme (Organization) - Andaluz Produções Cinematográficas - Videofilmes (Firm) - Videolar (Firm)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Deus e o diabo na terra do sol
    God and the devil in the land of the sun | Black god, white devil Catalog Record Only
    Set in the sertâo of Brazil in 1938, an impoverished couple, Manuel and Rosa, join a religious cult which is pursued by a hired killer.
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    O quatrilho /
    Qu4trilho Catalog Record Only
    The story of Italian immigrants living in Brazil from 1910 to 1930. Follows the tangled lives of two young couples.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Conterrâneos velhos de guerra Catalog Record Only Documentary about the people who came from all over Brazil to work in the construction of the city of Brasília, their stories, and the abuse and humiliation they suffered in the process
    • Contributor: Carvalho, Vladimir - Bastos, Othon - Instituto Moreira Salles - Bretz Filmes (Firm)
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video
    Rocha que voa / Grupo Novo de Cinema e TV, Tarcísio Vidigal, ICAIC--Instituto Cubano del Arte y La Industria Cinematografica, Labo Cine, Trepeso Filmes apresentam ; dirigido por Eryk Rocha ; pesquisa ... Catalog Record Only A documentary of Brazilian filmmaker and political activist Glauber Rocha's year of exile in Cuba from between 1971 and 1972. Discusses the link between two major Latin American film movements in the 60's and 70's--the Cinema Novo in Brazil and the Cine Revolucionário in Cuba, impacts of the filmmaker and his films, through testimonies from filmmakers, interviews of Cuban people in Havana, and previously ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Moacir, arte bruta /
    Arte bruta Moaciir Catalog Record Only
    "Documentary on naïve Brazilian artist Moacir. Facing many problems, such as impaired hearing and speaking, abnormal bone formation and poverty, black artist Moacir lives in the National Park of Chapada dos Veadeiros, aloof and oblivious of outside world, and was discovered by director Walter Carvalho in the 1980s. He spends his days drawing marvellous works with his crayons, depicting human and fantastic beings, fauna, ...
    • Date: 2006