By Russell Slater, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - O Samba Que Mora Em Mim (The Samba Within Me) is a film about the Mangueira Samba school. Except it isn't. It's really about the Mangueira neighborhood and its residents, larger than life characters who love Samba, and have therefore played a pivotal role in Mangueira's standing as one of the top Samba schools in Rio.

One only needs to watch O Samba Que Mora Em Mim for five minutes . . .

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