Para disfrutar de una experiencia mejor en MUBI, Actualiza tu buscador
3.9
1.609 Beoordelingen

Black Orpheus

Orfeu Negro

Geregisseerd door Marcel Camus
Brazilië, Italië, 1959
Drama, Muziek, Romantiek

Samenvatting

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.

Deze film wordt momenteel niet vertoond, maar 30 andere geweldige films wel. Bekijk wat er nu op MUBI
Black Orpheus Geregisseerd door Marcel Camus

Prijzen & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1959 | Winnaar: Palme d'Or

Academy Awards

1960 | Winnaar: Best Foreign Language Film

BAFTA Awards

1961 | Genomineerde: Best Film from any Source

Recensies

I must add that when I saw first saw Black Orpheus in the early 1960s, I was thrilled by Antonio Carlos Jobim’s Latin dance-beat score, but I was totally creeped out by the exoticizing of people of color. I can’t imagine that my experience of the film will change when I see it this time around at the Quad.
September 14, 2017
Lees het volledige artikel
Perhaps in today’s world, it seems a bit too exoticized, a bit too in love with a fantasy vision of Brazil. But this isn’t just a wallow in otherness: Especially in the film’s early scenes, Camus places the traditions and wonder of Carnaval in the context of a developing country where big office buildings and the trappings of modernity are all around. The film is ultimately about the mystery that always lurks beneath the everyday.
October 28, 2015
Lees het volledige artikel
Don’t be stupid, I shall be told, that isn’t what the film is about at all: it is first and foremost a collection of Baroque and sumptuous images. A document on beauty, in fact. Like Zazie, I say politely, ‘My eye!’ to anyone who tells me that Jean Bourgoin’s images are beautiful. They do not even have the excuse of intending to be picture-postcards like South Pacific.
July 01, 1959

Wat zeggen anderen?

Gerelateerde films