Jean Charles

Based on a real story of a man mistaken for a terrorist and shot by the British police during the London terrorist alerts.

18th Nov

Rocha que voa

A documentary of Brazilian filmmaker and political activist Glauber Rocha's year of exile in Cuba from between 1971 and 1972.

28th Jul

Olhar estrangeiro

Fantasies and clichés about Brazil and Brazilians as reinforced by international films, even those actually shot in Brazil.

29th Dec

Favela rising

Anderson Sá works to unite a Rio slum, or favela, against a violent drug industry and police oppression.

30th Nov

Orfeu negro (Black Orpheus)

The legend of Orpheus and Eurydice, set against the background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero.

22nd Apr

Ebony Goddess: Queen of Ilê Aiyê

Three women compete to be the carnival queen of Ilê Aiyê, a prominent Afro-Brazilian group.

22nd Apr