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    • The golden age of Brazilian cinema: Cinema Novo

      A documentary directed by .

      Cinema Novo, born at the end of the 1950’s, ranked Brazilian cinema among the world’s greatest modern productions. Five filmmakers of this period remember this adventure, which gave Brazilian cinema an identity of its own. They recount how, notwithstanding the conservative society, they overcame all financial, technical and political obstacles. [...]

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    • Lambada: the true story

      A documentary directed by , .

      1989 – fall of Berlin wall – collapse of main ideologies – Lambada topped the charts. An unprecedented promotional campaign thrust Lambada to the top of the 1989 summer charts. This Brazilian tune, rearranged in Paris, had a skyrocketing commercial success.

      Launched through advertising spots for the French “Music Festival ” [...]

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    • Kreol

      A documentary directed by .

      Mario Lucio, a musician and a poet from Capo Verde is recording his next record entitled KREOL.
      Such worldwide known musicians as Milton Nascimento, Pablo Milanes, Teresa Salgueiro, Cesaria Evora, sing with him according to the various stops he has made in Africa, Europe, Brazil, Cuba and Martinique following the former [...]

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    • Samba Opus: the serie

      A documentary directed by .

      A musical travel through the 5 main Brazilian provinces and their capitals ; Rio, Salvador, Recife, Sao Luis and Sao Paulo which have been the meeting point of the most creative musical genres. Everywhere we went, famous or unknown artists told us about this rhythm the Brazilian are so crazy [...]

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    • Samba Opus 1: Rio The Academy of Samba

      A documentary directed by .

      A musical travel through the 5 main Brazilian provinces and their capitals ; Rio, Salvador, Recife, Sao Luis and Sao Paulo which have been the meeting point of the most creative musical genres. Everywhere we went, famous or unknown artists told us about this rhythm the Brazilian are so crazy [...]

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    • Samba Opus 3: Recife a street carnival

      A documentary directed by .

      A musical travel through the 5 main Brazilian provinces and their capitals ; Rio, Salvador, Recife, Sao Luis and Sao Paulo which have been the meeting point of the most creative musical genres. Everywhere we went, famous or unknown artists told us about this rhythm the Brazilian are so crazy [...]

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    • Samba Opus 4: Sao Luis Brazilian Jamaica

      A documentary directed by .

      A musical travel through the 5 main Brazilian provinces and their capitals ; Rio, Salvador, Recife, Sao Luis and Sao Paulo which have been the meeting point of the most creative musical genres. Everywhere we went, famous or unknown artists told us about this rhythm the Brazilian are so crazy [...]

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    • Samba Opus 5: Sao Paulo, the Rap of saturation

      A documentary directed by .

      A musical travel through the 5 main Brazilian provinces and their capitals ; Rio, Salvador, Recife, Sao Luis and Sao Paulo which have been the meeting point of the most creative musical genres. Everywhere we went, famous or unknown artists told us about this rhythm the Brazilian are so crazy [...]

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    • My first contact: autonomy on their ancestral territories

      A documentary directed by , .

      It happened forty years ago, on the bank of the Rio Jatoba in the middle of the Brazilian Amazonian forest. The Ikpeng Indians, a tribe of aggressive warriors, met with the white man for the first time ever. The Indians relate this decisive meeting that irreversibly changed their lives. We [...]

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    • The night, the dictatorship fell: Lisbon, April 1974

      A documentary directed by .

      Portugal, April 1974 a military coup organised by young officers gathered in an underground organisation – the Movement of Armed Forces- (MAF) overthrew the government of Marcelo Caetano, who had succeeded Salazar. How could this coup, carried out by some young officers, have opened the way to such a powerful [...]

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    • The Fado, light and shade

      A documentary directed by , .

      For two centuries, the FADO has sung the soul of the portuguese. The Fado is a song which takes position of the listener. To go to towards it – through its history, its traditions, and its protagonist – is to discover the greatest manifestation of the soul of the people [...]

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