• The Enchanted Word

    2008. Brazil. Helena Solberg. 84 min.

Introduced by Solberg

Saturday, July 18, 2009, 6:00 p.m.


  • The Enchanted Word

    2008. Brazil. Directed by Helena Solberg. Screenplay by Solberg, Diana Vasconcellos, Marcio Debellian. Popular music is a vehicle for poetry and literature in Brazil, a country with a strong oral tradition. This meticulously researched film includes rare archival images, a rich soundtrack, and performances and interviews with singers, songwriters, and poets including Adriana Calcanhotto, Arnaldo Antunes, Chico Buarque, Lirinha, Lenine, Maria Bethânia, Martinho da Vila, and Tom Zé. New York premiere. 84 min.

In the Film exhibition Premiere Brazil! 2009

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