Brazilian film – TUDO QUE APRENDEMOS JUNTOS/VIOLIN TEACHER – released on dvd

VIOLIN TEACHERTUDO QUE APRENDEMOS JUNTOS/VIOLIN TEACHER (15) 2015 BRAZIL MACHADO, SÉRGIO £19.99
Gifted violinist Laerte finds himself teaching music lessons in a rough school after failing his audition for the São Paulo State Symphony. His new vocation proves challenging but Laerte gradually begins to connect to his students which, in turn, has a positive effect on him.

In Portuguese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/spanish-latin-american-films-on-dvd

 

Marcel Camus’ film – ORFEU NEGRO/BLACK ORPHEUS – out on dvd

Black OrpheusORFEU NEGRO/BLACK ORPHEUS (PG) 1958 IN PORTUGUESE CAMUS, MARCEL IN PORTUGUESE £12.99
Camus transposes the Orpheus myth to modern Rio at the height of the Brazilian Carnival.

Streetcar conductor as Orpheus and a local girl as Eurydice fall in love despite Orpheus already being engaged to Mira, running off together they are pursued by Mira and Death.

In Portuguese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/spanish-latin-american-films-on-dvd

 

Brazil shorts collection – RIO, EU TE AMO – available on dvd

Rio, Eu Te AmoRIO, EU TE AMO (15) 2014 BRAZIL IN PORTUGUESE £12.99
Anthology of ten short films about seeking and finding love in Rio de Janeiro. Each short depicts a romantic encounter in a different part of this diverse city and the films weave together to tell the stories of various people living, working in the city..

In Portuguese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/spanish-latin-american-films-on-dvd#TOC-BRAZILIAN-DVDS

 

Brazilian film – AYA ARCOS – released on dvd

Aya ArcosAYA ARCOS (18) 2014 BRAZIL MOLL, MAXIMILIAN £15.99
Successful, middle-aged writer Edu (César Augusto) falls in love with a young male prostitute, Fabio (Daniel Passi). Unable and unwilling to demand that stops being a prostitute, Edu attempts to block Fabio’s lifestyle and submit to his emotions.

In Portuguese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/spanish-latin-american-films-on-dvd#TOC-BRAZILIAN-DVDS

Brazilian film – QUE HORAS ELA VOLTA?/SECOND MOTHER – available on dvd

Second MotherQUE HORAS ELA VOLTA?/SECOND MOTHER (15) 2015 MUYLAERT, ANNA BRAZIL IN PORTUGUESE £17.99
Val leaves her daughter Jéssica behind to work in São Paulo as a housemaid for a wealthy family. 10 years later, her now confident 19-year-old daughter, has applied to university in
São Paulo and comes to live with her mother.

Jéssica soon makes herself at home in her mother’s employers house, challenging the class barriers that exist within the house.

In Portuguese with English subtitles

 

DVD available at –
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Brazilian movie – TATUAGEM/TATTOO – issued on dvd

TattooTATUAGEM/TATTOO (15) 2013 BRAZIL  LACERDA, HILTON £15.99
Set Recife in 1978 with Brazil under the rule of a military dictatorship, Clécio Wanderley runs an anarchist theatrical group that practices political resistance through anarchy and mockery. However Wanderley’s life changes when he falls in love with an 18 year old soldier.

In Portuguese with English subtitles

Review – http://www.tinymixtapes.com/film/tattoo

 

 

DVD available at –
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Walter Salles adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s ON THE ROAD out on dvd

Image ON THE ROAD (15) 2012      SALLES, WALTER        £17.99
Brazilian director Walter Salles helms this adaptation of the iconic novel by Jack Kerouac that defined the Beat Generation. Sam Riley stars as Kerouac’s self-styled protagonist, down-and-out intellectual Sal Paradise, who takes to the backroads of America with his free-spirited friend Dean Moriarty (Garrett Hedlund) in a frantic odyssey fuelled by jazz, poetry and drugs in search of the ‘it’ at the heart of life. Viggo Mortensen, Kristen Stewart, Kirsten Dunst and Amy Adams co-star.

DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/literature-on-dvd