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Orfeu

Author: Carlos DieguesRenata Almeida MagalhãesPaula LavigneToni GarridoPatrícia FrançaAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : New Yorker Video, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Portuguese : LetterboxedView all editions and formats
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In Carioca Hill, a dangerous slum in Rio de Janiro, Orfeu, a charismatic and beloved samba musician, leads his school each year in the Carnaval parade, refusing to abandon the slums where he was raised. When Orfeu falls in love with Euridice, an Indian girl visiting her aunt in Carioca Hill, he arouses the jealousy of his fiery mistress, forgotten lovers and childhood friend Lucinho, the community's brooding drug  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Foreign language films
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Vinícius de Moraes; Orpheus, (Greek mythological character); Eurydice, (Greek mythological character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Diegues; Renata Almeida Magalhães; Paula Lavigne; Toni Garrido; Patrícia França; Murilo Benc̕io; Zezé Motta; Vinícius de Moraes; Rio Vermelho Filmes Ltda.; New Yorker Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1567302505 9781567302509
OCLC Number: 50232866
Language Note: In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Notes: Based on the play Orfeu da conceição / Vinicius de Moraes.
Originally produced motion picture in 1999.
For specific features see interactive menu.
"A New Yorker Films release."
"DVD 77502"--Container.
Credits: Cinematography, Affonso Beato ; editor, Sergio Mekler ; music, Caetanio Veloso.
Cast: Toni Garrido, Patrícia França, Murilo Benício, Zezé Motta.
Description: 1 videodisc (112 mins.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Responsibility: Renata Almeida Magalhães e Paula Lavigne apresentam uma produc̨ão Rio Vermelho Filmes ; co-produzida por Globo Filmes ; um filme de Carlos Diegues.

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In Carioca Hill, a dangerous slum in Rio de Janiro, Orfeu, a charismatic and beloved samba musician, leads his school each year in the Carnaval parade, refusing to abandon the slums where he was raised. When Orfeu falls in love with Euridice, an Indian girl visiting her aunt in Carioca Hill, he arouses the jealousy of his fiery mistress, forgotten lovers and childhood friend Lucinho, the community's brooding drug lord.

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