- Original title
- Running time
- 103 min.
Vinicius de Moraes, Marcel Camus (Play: Vinicius de Moraes)
Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfá
Lourdes de Oliveira,
Jorge dos Santos,
Ademar da Silva
Drama. Romance | Romantic Drama. Melodrama
- Synopsis / Plot
- Academy Award Winner and winner of the palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, Marcel Camus' Black Orpheus retells the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against the madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States.
: Oscar: Best Foreign Language Picture
: Cannes Film Festival: Palme d´Or (Golden Palm)
: BAFTA Awards: Nominated to Best Film
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