Brazilian Black Women’s Films to Screen at Rio’s Caixa Cultural

Black female empowerment is the main theme of "Diretoras Negras do Cinema Brasileiro", exhibition that will bring 46 Brazilian productions to Centro until December 17th.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Next Tuesday, December 5th, Caixa Cultural, in Centro, opens the exhibit "Diretoras Negras do Cinema Brasileiro" (Black Female Directors from the Brazilian Cinema). Promoting debates and screening 46 films from the 2000s, including short, medium and full-length works, the festival will be on until December 17th.

With the curatorship of Kênia Freitas and Paulo Ricardo de Almeida, "Diretoras Negras do Cinema Brasileiro" aims to reflect on the place of black women in Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?