100 anos de Humberto Mauro - Canto da Saudade - O canto da saudade (lenda do carreiro)

Barcode: 58925576 Call Number: L-RP50 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 100 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Humberto Mauro Description: A woman runs off with her secret lover while her father is involved in his mayoral campaign and the accordionist who loves her goes to find her. Collection: Language Resource Center

100 anos de Humberto Mauro - Lábios sem Beijos - Lips Without Kisses

Barcode: 58925577 Call Number: L-RP51 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 53 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Humberto Mauro Description: With the urban sophisticated setting of Rio de Janeiro as a backdrop, Lábios sem Beijos is a delightful romantic comedy, dealing with the relationship between a wealthy, vivacious society girl and a young man with the reputation of a Don Juan. The humorous complications that follow are finally happily resolved. Collection: Language Resource Center

100 anos de Humberto Mauro - Tesouro Perdido - Lost Treasure

Barcode: 58925578 Call Number: L-RP52 Material Type: Video -VHS Language: Portuguese Creator: Humberto Mauro Description: The film was first shown in Cataguases in August 1927 and, upon its presentation in Rio de Janeiro, won an award as the best Brazilian film of the year. With a cast that included Mauro’s wife billed as Lola Lys in her only screen appearance, Thesouro Perdido revealed the remarkable cinematic skills of the self-taught filmmaker. Inspired by American productions, the film is a melodramatic adventure story involving bandits in search of a treasure map. The scenes in which they kidnap the heroine ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A Era Jk

Barcode: 45300023 Call Number: L-RP13 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 17 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Francisco Casar Filino Description: The years between 1955 and 1960 were marked by a development strategy based on planning and rationality, whose symbols were President Juscelino Kubitschek, known as J.K., and the construction of Brasilia. In the same spirit, concrete art arises. (Instituto Cultural Ita) Collection: Language Resource Center

A Parábola do Pai Misericordioso

cover image Barcode: 58959036 Call Number: FR-POR Bar Material Type: Print Language: Portuguese Creator: written by Alvaro Barreiro Collection: Language Resource Center

A Rocinha Tem Historias

Barcode: 58918048 Call Number: L-RP42 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 35 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Eunice Gutman Collection: Language Resource Center

A Talking Picture - Um Filme Falado

cover image Barcode: 58953796 Call Number: Q-RP031 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 93 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: directed by Manoel de Oliveira Description: A meditation on civilization. July, 2001: friends wave as a cruise ship departs Lisbon for Mediterranean ports and the Indian Ocean. On board and on day trips in Marseilles, Pompeii, Athens, Istanbul, and Cairo, a professor tells her young daughter about myth, history, religion, and wars. Men approach her; she's cool, on her way to her husband in Bombay. After Cairo, for two evenings divided by a stop in Aden, the captain charms three successful, famous (and childless) women, who talk with wit ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Abraham's Valley - Vale Abraão

Barcode: 58953814 Call Number: Q-RP034 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 187 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: directed by Manoel de Oliveira Description: Ema is a very attractive but innocent girl, so pretty that cars crash in her presence. Young marries Dr. Carlo Paiva, who she is not attracted to, but is her father's friend. They move to the Valley of Abraham. Carlo loves her, but decides to sleep in a separate room, to avoid waking Ema when he has to return late at night. With time she begins to feel unhappy about her marriage so, with all the freedom she has, she takes a lover. Collection: Language Resource Center

Amores de Rua - Street Lovers

Barcode: 58922960 Call Number: L-RP47 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 28 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Eunice Gutman Description: A documentary about prostitution in Brazil. Includes portraits of sex workers and discussion of personal issues and working conditions. Collection: Language Resource Center

Anos 30: Entre Duas Guerras, Entre Duas Artes - The Thirties: Between Two Wars, Between Two Arts

Barcode: 45300020 Call Number: L-RP10 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 17 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Decio Pignatari Description: The crash of the New York stock market in 1929 was a historical fact of great consequences in the following decade. In brazil, amid conflicts and revolutions, art became popular and nationalistic. This film shows the artists reactions to these events. (Instituto Cultural Ita ) Collection: Language Resource Center

Another Man's Garden - O Jardim do Outro Homem

cover image Barcode: 58954151 Call Number: Q-RP047 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 80 min. Language: Portuguese Description: For a young girl who wants to study medicine in Mozambique, the obstacles extend far beyond the distractions of her boyfriend and her family. A moment of weakness or an error in judgment can cost her a place at the university, an irretrievable loss in a country with so few opportunities for women. Sol de Carvalho dedicates this film to the courage of young women who continue to strive against the odds, proving that educating a girl is not a waste of time in a land where it is perceived that ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Another Man's Garden - O Jardim do Outro Homem

cover image Barcode: 58961000 Call Number: DQ-RP047 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 80 min. Language: Portuguese Description: For a young girl who wants to study medicine in Mozambique, the obstacles extend far beyond the distractions of her boyfriend and her family. A moment of weakness or an error in judgment can cost her a place at the university, an irretrievable loss in a country with so few opportunities for women. Sol de Carvalho dedicates this film to the courage of young women who continue to strive against the odds, proving that educating a girl is not a waste of time in a land where it is perceived that ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Antonia

cover image Barcode: 58954227 Call Number: Q-RP055 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 88 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Tata Amaral Description: From the producers of City of God and acclaimed writer/director/producer Tata Amaral comes Antônia, a moving, soulful look into the lives of four women living on the outskirts of São Paulo, Brazil. Determined to escape their poverty-stricken lives, the talented young women form an all-female rap group but find their road to success is riddled with sexism, racism, and violence. One by one, they succumb to their grim realities, putting the group's future--and their lifelong friendships--in ... Collection: Language Resource Center

April Captains - Capitães de Abril

cover image Barcode: 58954228 Call Number: Q-RP056 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 90 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Maria de Medeiros Description: Story of the 1974 coup that overthrew the right-wing Portuguese dictatorship--which continued the fascist policies of long-time dictator Antonio Salazar--and of two young army captains who were involved in it. Collection: Language Resource Center

Araguaya

cover image Barcode: 58951610 Call Number: Q-RP012 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 109 min. Language: Portuguese Collection: Language Resource Center

Art In The Height Of The Empire

Barcode: 45300016 Call Number: L-RP06 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 13 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Denoy de Oliveira Description: At the apogee of the second reign (1860-1880) country and industry were in opposition. This film shows aspects of the Brazilian culture in this period of confrontation between a war that was won (against Paragual) and a lost cause (the industrialization). Collection: Language Resource Center

As mil e uma noites – o inquieto = Arabian Nights - The Restless One

Barcode: 58960995 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: Portuguese Creator: Directed by Miguel Gomes Description: In which Scheherazade tells of the restlessness that befell the country: It hath reached me, O auspicious King, that in a sad country among all countries, where people dream of mermaids and whales, and unemployment is spreading. In certain places, forests burn into the night despite the falling rain; men and women long to set out to sea in the middle of winter. Sometimes there are animals that talk although it is highly improbable that they are listened to. In this country, where things are not ... Collection: Askwith Media Library

Barao Vermelhop - Musica

cover image Barcode: 58953452 Call Number: 58953452 Material Type: Audio -CD Language: Portuguese Collection: Language Resource Center

Beleza Tropical 2: Novo! Mais! Melhor!

cover image Barcode: 58953451 Call Number: 58953451 Material Type: Audio -CD Language: Portuguese Description: 1. Madalena Gilberto Gil 3:58 2. Hoje Eu Quero Sair So Lenine 5:37 3. Não me Estrague O Dia Os Paralamas Do Sucesso 2:18 4. Ifã, Um Canto Pra Subir Margareth Menezes 4:03 5.. Rios, Pontes & Overdrives Chico Science & Nação Zumbi 4:02 6. O Estrangeiro Caetano Veloso 6:14 7. Tanacara Gonzaguinha 3:57 8. Curiosidade Tom Zé 4:11 9. Blança Pema Marisa Monte 3:05 10. Batuque Daniela Mercury 3:22 11. Acho Carlos Careqa 3:26 12. Bog La Bog Carlinhos Brown 4:41 13. Imagem ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Bissau d'Isabel = Isabel's Bissau

cover image Barcode: 58958389 Call Number: Q-RP083 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 52 mins System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Portuguese Creator: directed by Sana na Hada Description: "In Guinea-Bissau there are about 21 different ethnic groups with totally diverse traditions and dialects. Through Isabel, the main character in this film, and her daily life we will discover Bissau, a city in a state of effervescence where a desire of future is sprouting." - lxfilmes.com Collection: Language Resource Center

Black God White Devil - Deus e o Diablo na Terra do sol

cover image Barcode: 58953842 Call Number: Q-RP035 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 115 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Portuguese Description: Fictionalized account of the adventures of hired gunman Antonio das Mortes, set against the real life last days of rural banditism. The movie follows Antonio as he witnesses the descent of common rural worker Manuel into a life of crime, joining the gang of Antonio's sworn enemy, Corisco the Blond Devil (Othon Bastos), and the Pedra Bonita Massacre. Director: Glauber Rocha 1964 Collection: Language Resource Center

Black Women Of Brazil - Mulheres Negras

Barcode: 58918053 Call Number: L-RP43 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 25 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Silvana Afram Collection: Language Resource Center

Blood and WIne

cover image Barcode: 58951672 Call Number: Q-RP016 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 100 min. Language: Portuguese Creator: Fernandi Andrade Collection: Language Resource Center

Brainstorm - Bicho de Sete Cabeças

cover image Barcode: 58954178 Call Number: Q-RP051 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 84 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Laís Bodanzky Description: A trip to the mental institution hell. This odyssey is lived by Neto, a middle class teenager, who lives a normal life until his father sends him to a mental institution after finding drugs on his pocket. The maconha cigarrete is just the final drop that exposes the family tragedy. Send to a mental institution, Neto gets to know a completely absurd, inhumane reality in which the people are devoured by a corrupt and cruel institution system. The documentary type language used by the director give ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Brasil Paraiba - Dê um tempo para viver

Barcode: 58954137 Call Number: Q-RP045 Material Type: Video -DVD Language: Portuguese Description: Donated by the Flavio Gil Bezerra Barros family. Collection: Language Resource Center