Denying Brazil/A Negacao do Brasil
Dir: Joel Zito Araujo. A documentary film about the taboos, stereotypes, and struggles of Black actors in Brazilian television "soaps." Based on his own memories and on a sturdy body of research evidence, the director analyzes race relations in Brazilian soap operas, calling attention to their likely influence on Black people's identity-forming processes. 90 minutes. Post-show panel discussion on Afro- Brazilian life with the filmmaker, Joel Zito Araujo, anthropologist Dr. Angela Gilliam (Evergreen State University), anthropologist Mark Wells (University of Michigan), and Antonio and Graca Ribeiro , originally of Bahia, Brazil.
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center
104 17th Ave South
Seattle, WA 98144
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