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Black Orpheus.

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An amazing explosion of color, music, and life. A film masterpiece for the ages! The timeless legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of Carnaval in Rio de Janiero.

Directed by Marcel Camus. Color. 1959. Portuguese with optional English dubbing or subtitles.

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See the movie, then read the book…

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“Visually stunning.” – imdb.com

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“Explains the history and significance of the Mexican holiday, including how the Mexican army managed to defeat the invading French army on May 5, 1862.” – Content Café

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