O Samba
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Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space
Sun, Apr 9, 2017 7:30pm
Expected Run Time is 90 minutes
Members $10
Seniors/Students $12

New York Premiere!

Composer and singer Martinho da Vila is our charismatic guide in this film, celebrating the most iconic of Brazilian musical styles. Martinho shares stories about his 45-year career and introduces the viewer to his Samba school in Rio de Janeiro, Unidos de Vila Isabel, champion of the carnival in 2013. The film also features appearances by Mart’nália, Ney Matogrosso, Leci Brandão, Zeca Baleiro, Beth Carvalho, and others.

In Portuguese with English subtitles.


Cinema Tropical presents its new film series, MUSIC+FILM BRAZIL, celebrating one of the world’s most vibrant musical cultures. This series is programmed by Mary Jane Marcasiano.

With kind support of the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York.


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