"The film that introduced Bossa Nova to the world..."
One night - One Showing - Only!
'Orfeu Negro' (Black Orpheus) (1959) (Trailer below)
"In Rio, Orfeo is a trolley conductor and musician, engaged to Mira. During Carnival week, he sees Eurydice, who's fled her village in fear of a stalker; it's love at first sight. Her cousin Sarafina, with whom she stays in Rio, is a friend of Orfeo and Mira, so the star-crossed lovers meet again. Later, during the revels, wearing Sarafina's costume, Eurydice dances a provocative samba with Orfeo. Not only is Mira enraged when her rival is unmasked, but she is being stalked by Death: Eurydice is in danger, pursued through noisy crowds and a morgue. Can Orfeo conduct her to safety? Don't look back."
Creator of this Event: Robb
When and Where: We'll meet in the lobby at 6:40pm and head to our seats at 6:45pm.