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Author: Marcel CamusSacha GordineJacques ViotAntonio Carlos JobimLuiz BonfáAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Criterion, ©2010.
Series: Criterion collection, 48.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Portuguese : Special edView all editions and formats
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"Against a background of the Rio carnival, a black tram driver accidentally kills his girlfriend, and after seeking her in the nether regions kills himself to be with her"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Named Person: Orpheus, (Greek mythological character); Orpheus, (Greek mythological character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marcel Camus; Sacha Gordine; Jacques Viot; Antonio Carlos Jobim; Luiz Bonfá; Jean Bourgoin; Andrée Feix; Breno Mello; Marpessa Dawn; Lourdes de Oliveira; Léa Garcia; Adhemar Ferreira da Silva; Vinícius de Moraes; Janus Films.; Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN: 9781604652871 160465287X
OCLC Number: 641305562
Language Note: Dialogue in Portuguese or English; optional English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1959.
Based on the play: Orfeu da concȩicão / Vinicius de Moraes.
Special features: archival interviews with director Marcel Camus and actress Marpessa Dawn; new video interviews with Brazilian film scholar Robert Stam, jazz historian Gary Giddins, and Brazilian author Ruy Castro; Looking for Black Orpheus, a French documentary about the making of Black Orpheus and its cultural and musical roots, as well as its resonance in Brazil today; theatrical trailer.
Accompanying booklet contains an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson.
Credits: Photography, Jean Bourgoin ; editor, Andrée Feix ; music, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luis Bonfa.
Cast: Breno Melo, Marpessa Dawn, Lourdes de Oliveira, Léa Garcia, Adhemar Ferreira da Silva.
Awards: Academy Award, Best Foreign Film ; Grand Prix, Cannes Film Festival.
Description: 2 videodiscs (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 + 1 booklet ([16] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Details: DVD, Region 1, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital mono.
Series Title: Criterion collection, 48.
Other Titles: Orfeu negro (Motion picture)
Black Orpheus
Responsibility: Janus Films ; une production Sacha Gordine ; un film de Marcel Camus ; scénario original de Jacques Viot ; adaptation et dialogues, Jacques Viot et Marcel Camus.

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"Against a background of the Rio carnival, a black tram driver accidentally kills his girlfriend, and after seeking her in the nether regions kills himself to be with her"--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed.

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