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Xica da Silva [videorecording] / produção Distrifilmes e Embrafilme ; roteiro, Carlos Diegues e Joao Felicio dos Santos ; produtor, Jarbas Barbosa ; direção, Carlos Diegues.

Other Title:
Title on cassette and containter: Xica
Publication:
New York, NY : New Yorker Video, c1993.
Series:
Great directors (New Yorker Video (Firm))
Great directors
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Subjects:
Silva, Chica da, d. 1796.
Brazil -- History -- 18th century -- Drama.
Slave-trade -- Brazil -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Brazilian.
Language:
In Portuguese with English subtitles.
System Details:
VHS - NTSC
Summary:
The story of the legendary Black Slave Xica da Silva. During an 18th century diamond rush, Brazil's interior becomes a scene of wealth and excess where Xica rises in power to become the unofficial Empress of Brazil, vividly fusing European and African culture.
Participant:
Zézé Motta, Walmor Chagas, Altair Lima, Elke Maravilha, Stepan Nercessian, Rodolfo Arena, José Wilker.
Credits:
Cinematographer, Jose Medeiros ; choreographer, Marlene Silva ; music, Roberto Menescal and Jorge Ben.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Herbert Arnold Speiser Fund.
Contributor:
Diegues, Carlos. , Director, Screenwriter
Barbosa, Jarbas, 1929- , Producer
Santos, João Felício dos.
Motta, Zezé. , Actor
Chagas, Walmor. , Actor
Wilker, José. , Actor
Ben, Jorge. , Composer
Menescal, Roberto. , Composer
Empresa Brasileira de Filmes. , Producer
Distrifilmes. , Distributor
New Yorker Video (Firm) , Distributor
Herbert Arnold Speiser Fund.
ISBN:
1567300642
OCLC:
29967375
Publisher Number:
717119418335
NYV41893 New Yorker Video
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