Axé - Music of the People of a Place
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Students/Seniors $12

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North American Premiere!

A history of Axé music—a popular music style from Northeastern Brazil that combines African, Caribbean, and traditional Brazilian elements—with interviews with Brazilian musical artists, including Caetano Veloso, Carlinhos Brown, Chiclete com Banana, Daniela Mercury, Gilberto Gil, and many more.

In Portuguese with English subtitles.

Directed by Chico Kertész.

Cast members Marivaldo dos Santos (STOMP) and Fernanda Mello dos Santos will make a special appearance!

 

MUSIC+FILM BRAZIL
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.