Re: [Videolib] Latin American Documentaries: Some recommedations?
Thu, 26 Feb 2004 12:26:11 EST

You might be interested in knowing about these videos from Filmakers Library:

Black Atlantic: On the Orixas Route. This Brazilian made film shows how
spiritual life, dance and song came with the captive African slaves and took root
in the new soil. Later a group of freed slaves returned to Africa and brought
Portuguese culture with them.

Brazil: an Inconvenient History. This well-researched BBC production charts
Brazil's history using original texts, letter, accounts and decrees.Brazilian
historians recount the effect of centuries of slavery on Brazil today. 47 min.

Pleases visit our web site for further information,

Linda Gottesman
Filmakers Library
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