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  • The Mystery of Samba

    2008. Brazil. Carolina Jabor, Lula Buarque de Hollanda. 85 min.

North American premiere

Saturday, July 26, 2008, 8:00 p.m.



  • The Mystery of Samba

    2008. Brazil. Directed by Carolina Jabor, Lula Buarque de Hollanda. The Mystery of Samba captures the rich lives—and astonishing vivacity—of a group of veteran musicians and composers from one of Rio's most revered samba schools, Portele. The magic of this birthplace of singers and poets is brought to vivid life with guest appearances by samba luminaries Marisa Monte, Paulinho da Viola, and Zeca Pagodinho. In Portuguese; English subtitles. 85 min.

In the Film exhibition Premiere Brazil!, 2008

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