By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Highlighting cinema that explores issues faced by contemporary society, the film screening and lecture series Cinema Político: O poder da imagem (Political Cinema: The Power of Image) will begin on June 14th and continue through July 3rd in Caixa Cultural in Centro.
A total of 42 Brazilian and international films will be screened as part of the series. Including 21 short and medium length films and twenty-one features, the films will be shown during two daily sessions with a short or medium length film playing first followed by . . .