Tag Archive: Jacinto Silva

Jun 06 2007

Moro No Brasil

Brazil’s Musical Roots   From the opening scene in Helsinki, Finland, the icy landscape makes room to the countryside of Pernambuco, in Águas Belas, just outside the Indian reservation of the Fulni-Ô. Such landscape contrast begins Mika Kaurismäki’s movie Moro no Brasil. The movie is as eclectic as Brazilian music. Kaurismäki’s journey mixes samba with …

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