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Brazilian Films

Beyond the Road (Por el Camino) at the sixth annual Brazilian Film Week, Washington, D.C.

Beyond the Road (Por el Camino) 6th Brazilian Film Week 2012 sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy, Washington D.C. Location:  E Street Cinema  555 11th Street  I really enjoyed this film and was surprised that a Brazilian, Charly Braun, produced, wrote … Continue reading

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Craft (Riscado) at the 6th annual Brazilian Film Week, Washington, D.C.

Craft (Riscado) 6th Brazilian Film Week 2012 sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy, Washington D.C. Location:  E Street Cinema  555 11th Street Bianca is an underemployed actress in Rio de Janeiro whose career has yet to take off.  To make ends … Continue reading

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7 Days in Havana (7 Dias en La Habana), American Film Institute Latin American Film Festival

American Film Institute Latin American Film Festival September 20 — October 10, 2012 Silver Spring,  Maryland  7 Days in Havana (7 Días en La Habana)  In between seeing Brazilian films this week, I thought it would be interesting to see … Continue reading

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(En)chanted Word (Palavra (En)cantada) at the 6th annual Brazilian Film Week, Washington, D.C.

(En)chanted Word (Palavra (En)cantada) 6th Brazilian Film Week 2012 sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy, Washington D.C. Location:  E Street Cinema  555 11th Street This wonderful documentary by Helena Solberg traces the history of Brazilian music during the last half-century through … Continue reading

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We’re together (Estamos Juntos). At the 6th annual Brazilian Film Festival.

We’re together (Estamos Juntos). 6th Brazilian Film Week 2012 sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy, Washington D.C. Location:  E Street Cinema  555 11th Street Leandra Leal gives a strong performance as Carmem, a physician in training at a São Paulo hospital … Continue reading

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Where Is Happiness? (Onde Está a Felicidade?) — At the 6th annual Brazilian Film Week

Where Is Happiness? (Onde Está a Felicidade?) 6th Brazilian Film Week 2012 sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy, Washington D.C. Location:  E Street Cinema  555 11th Street In this very silly comedy, played at a high pitch of ridiculousness, Theodora, the … Continue reading

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The sixth annual Brazilian Film Week in Washington, D.C. starts on September 28, 2012 at the E Street Cinema.

Brazilian Film Week is sponsored by the Brazilian Embassy.  Details are available here.  The E Street Cinema is located at 555 11th Street N.W. in Washington, D.C.  Brazilian Film week will continue through October 4, 2012.  Admission is free.  All … Continue reading

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