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By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - A benchmark of São Paulo's cultural landscape, the Virada Cultural 2019, happens this weekend in the capital. The 15th edition of Virada Cultural starts on Saturday, May 18th, at 5 PM,...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Bacurau, the film produced by Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles, made its debut on Wednesday at the Cannes Film Festival with a standing ovation for the producers at the...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This April and May, Rio’s prestigious Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (CCBB) is showing an exhaustive retrospective of the Czech new-wave director Vera Chytilová.Beginning last week, on Wednesday, April 17th,...
By Dorah Feliciano, Contributing ReporterBRASILIA, BRAZIL – First came the announcement that state-run petroleum company, Petrobras, was not renewing many of its sponsorships contracts for cultural projects. Now Brazil has announced new rules for the Rouanet Law, the government’s...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Starting this Wednesday, April 10th, the Escola de Cinema Darcy Ribeiro (Darcy Ribeiro Cinema School) will be hosting the Mostra de Cinema Contemporâneo em Língua Alemã (Exhibition of German-language Contemporary...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This Tuesday, April 9th, the Estação NET Botafogo and the Instituto Moreira Salles in Gávea are hosting the 24th edition of the international documentary festival ‘É Tudo Verdade’ (It’s All...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Kamasi Washington is returning to Rio de Janeiro this Saturday, March 23rd, when he plays Lapa’s legendary Circo Voador. The jazz saxophonist, composer, producer and bandleader is returning to the...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – While Rio de Janeiro has a rich literary tradition, with figures such as Clarice Lispector, Nelson Rodrigues, and Carlos Drummond de Andrade immortalized in bronze throughout ‘Zona Sul’ (South Zone),...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Since 2014, English expatriate Tom Ashe has been running Favela Brass, an NGO that provides free music lessons to some of Rio’s disadvantaged children. With a new permanent home, an...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – From this Wednesday, January 2nd, until Monday, January 28th, movie fans in Rio will be treated to a showcase of one of the great American film-makers, Martin Scorsese.This exhibition,...

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