Brazilian Movies Series‌


Língua - Monday, March 5
Every night more than 220 million people dream in Portuguese. This documentary tells their stories. With Martinho da Vila, Mia Couto, João Ubaldo Ribeiro, Teresa Salguiero, and José Saramago.

Ensaio sobre a Cegueira - Monday, March 26
Based on a Nobel-Prize winner Portuguese writer José Saramago's novel of the same name, the film tells the story of a society suffering from an epidemic of blindness.

O Testamento Do Senhor Napumoceno - Monday, April 9
Based on the novel published by Cape Verdean writer Germano Almeida in 1989, the movie tells the story of an illustrious merchant from Mindelo. His death reveals secrets about his life and the mysterious means by which he acquired his fortune.

Rostov - Luanda - Monday, April 16
Setting off from his native Mauritania in search of a long-lost classmate from his revolutionary days in Moscow, Sissako begins a quixotic trip to Angola.

All movies will begin at 8:00PM in Whitten Learning Center - Room 109. Brazilian Refreshments will be served. All films will be shown with English subtitles.

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