The Resource The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil, a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre

The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil, a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre

Label
The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil
Title
The spirit of samba
Title remainder
black music of Brazil
Statement of responsibility
a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre
Title variation
Black music of Brazil
Contributor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Performer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A street tour of Brazil from the ghettos of Rio to Samba schools preparing for Carnival and the African-rooted Bahia region. Includes interview with Gilberto Gil, probing the political impact of his music, and performances and conversations with other Brazilian performers. Finally there's the Capoeira dancers, performers of a unique martial arts dance which originated in Angola. The film surveys many styles of music of the country including Samba, bossa nova, and others
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Richard Bedford ; camera, Chris Morphet
Dewey number
784.18/88
Language note
English dialogue
LC call number
ML3575.B73
LC item number
S65 2000
PerformerNote
Gilberto Gil, Milton Nascinmento, Chico Barque
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marre, Jeremy
  • Nascimento, Mílton
  • Buarque, Chico
  • Gil, Gilberto
  • Harcourt Films
  • Shanachie Entertainment Corp
Runtime
60
Series statement
Beats of the heart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gil, Gilberto
  • Gil, Gilberto
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Music
  • Sambas
  • Capoeira (Dance)
  • Singers
  • Carnival
  • Bossa nova (Music)
  • Capoeira (Dance)
  • Carnival
  • Music
  • Popular music
  • Sambas
  • Singers
  • Brazil
Technique
live action
Label
The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil, a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced in 1982
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Play program -- Samba flourishes in shantytown -- Samba schools and corruption -- Macumba : religion of the poor -- Rio's great escapes : beaches and music -- Modern pop samba -- Remote villages and African roots -- Ceremonial drumming -- Bahia : home of Gilberto Gil -- Milton Nascinmento and Chico Barque
Control code
ocm46000643
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351120793
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SH 1207
  • 1207
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The spirit of samba : black music of Brazil, a Harcourt Films production ; producer/director, Jeremy Marre
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced in 1982
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Play program -- Samba flourishes in shantytown -- Samba schools and corruption -- Macumba : religion of the poor -- Rio's great escapes : beaches and music -- Modern pop samba -- Remote villages and African roots -- Ceremonial drumming -- Bahia : home of Gilberto Gil -- Milton Nascinmento and Chico Barque
Control code
ocm46000643
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
016351120793
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SH 1207
  • 1207
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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