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Black Orpheus

Orfeu Negro

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Directed by Marcel Camus
Brazil, Italy, 1959
Drama, Music, Romance

Synopsis

1960 Academy Award Winner and winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1959 Cannes Film Festival, Marcel Camus’ Black Orpheus retells the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against the madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro.

Synopsis

1960 Academy Award Winner and winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1959 Cannes Film Festival, Marcel Camus’ Black Orpheus retells the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against the madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro.

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Black OrpheusDirected byMarcel Camus

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Cannes Film Festival
1959 | Winner: Palme d'Or
Academy Awards
1960 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
BAFTA Awards
1961 | Nominee: Best Film from any Source

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