Cinema Tropical's "Janeiro in New York / Music + Film”. Since 2009, this popular series produced by Mary Jane Marcasiano has built a cult following among those who love Brazilian music and culture. Whether you already are a fan of Brazil or want to be, this series is for you.
The movie shows a historical, musical and informative panel on the birth of Bossa Nova in the 50's. The musical movement reached its peak in 1962, when it was internationalized definitively at a Carnegie Hall concert.
It features exclusive interviews with those who made it happen and musicians of the new generation: Robert Menescal, Carlos Lyra, João Donato, Alaíde Costa, Johnny Alf, Kay Lira, Leny Andrade, Chris Delano, Sergio Ricardo, Billy Blanco.
Director: Paulo Thiago, 129 min. 2005. In Portuguese with English subtitles
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