35 relations: A Morte Comanda o Cangaço, Action film, Adoniran Barbosa, Alberto Cavalcanti, Alberto Ruschel, Bahia, Brazilian cruzeiro, British Film Institute, Cangaço, Cannes Film Festival, Carlos Coimbra, Cinema Novo, Cinemateca Brasileira, Columbia Pictures, Columbia University Press, Companhia Cinematográfica Vera Cruz, Drama (film and television), Edinburgh International Film Festival, Gabriel Migliori, Georges Sadoul, Glauber Rocha, Lampião, Lima Barreto (director), O Estado de S. Paulo, Pornochanchada, Rachel de Queiroz, Rowman & Littlefield, São Paulo (state), São Paulo State University, Sight & Sound, The New York Times, UNESCO, University of California Press, Vargem Grande do Sul, 1953 Cannes Film Festival.
A Morte Comanda o Cangaço is a 1960 Brazilian Western action film directed by Carlos Coimbra and Walter Guimarães Motta.
Action film is a film genre in which the protagonist or protagonists are thrust into a series of challenges that typically include violence, extended fighting, physical feats, and frantic chases.
Adoniran Barbosa, artistic name of João Rubinato (6 August 1910, Valinhos - 23 November 1982, São Paulo), was a noted Brazilian São Paulo style samba singer and composer.
Alberto de Almeida Cavalcanti (February 6, 1897 – August 23, 1982) was a Brazilian-born film director and producer.
Alberto Ruschel (21 February 1918 – 18 January 1996) was a Brazilian actor, producer, and director.
Bahia (locally) is one of the 26 states of Brazil and is located in the northeastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast.
The cruzeiro was the currency of Brazil from 1942 to 1986 (two distinct currencies) and again between 1990 and 1993.
The British Film Institute (BFI) is a film and charitable organisation which promotes and preserves filmmaking and television in the United Kingdom.
Cangaço was the banditism phenomenon of Northeast Brazil in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Cannes Festival (Festival de Cannes), named until 2002 as the International Film Festival (Festival international du film) and known in English as the Cannes Film Festival, is an annual film festival held in Cannes, France, which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries from all around the world.
Carlos Coimbra (1925 – 14 February 2007) was a Brazilian film editor, director and screenwriter.
Cinema Novo is a genre and movement of film noted for its emphasis on social equality and intellectualism that rose to prominence in Brazil during the 1960s and 1970s.
Cinemateca Brasileira is an institution located in Vila Mariana, São Paulo, responsible for the preservation of Brazilian audiovisual production.
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. (commonly known as Columbia Pictures and Columbia, formerly CBC Film Sales Corporation, and stylized as COLUMBIA) is an American film studio, production company and film distributor that is a member of the Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, a division of Sony Entertainment's Sony Pictures subsidiary of the Japanese multinational conglomerate Sony Corporation.
Columbia University Press is a university press based in New York City, and affiliated with Columbia University.
Companhia Cinematográfica Vera Cruz was an important Brazilian film studio founded in 1949 and closed in 1954.
In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.
The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is an annual fortnight of cinema screenings and related events taking place each June.
Gabriel Migliori (November 1909 – January 1975) was a Brazilian composer, pianist, and conductor.
Georges Sadoul (4 February 1904 – 13 October 1967) was a French journalist and cinema writer.
Glauber de Andrade Rocha (14 March 1939 – 22 August 1981), better known as Glauber Rocha, was a Brazilian film director, actor and screenwriter.
"Captain" Virgulino Ferreira da Silva, better known as Lampião (more archaic spelling 'Lampeão',, meaning "lantern" or "oil lamp"), was the most famous bandit leader of the Cangaço.
Lima Barreto (23 June 1906 – 23 November 1982) was a Brazilian film director and screenwriter.
O Estado de S. Paulo (The State of São Paulo), also known as O Estadão or simply Estadão, is a daily newspaper published in the Metropolitan region of São Paulo, Brazil, and distributed mainly nationally.
Pornochanchada is the name given to a genre of sex comedy films produced in Brazil that was popular from the late 1960s after popularity of commedia sexy all’italiana.
Rachel de Queiroz (November 17, 1910 – November 4, 2003) was a Brazilian author, translator and journalist.
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group is an independent publishing house founded in 1949.
São Paulo is one of the 26 states of the Federative Republic of Brazil and is named after Saint Paul of Tarsus.
São Paulo State University (Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho", UNESP) is one of the six public universities of the Brazilian state of São Paulo, with USP, FATEC, UNICAMP, UFABC, UNIFESP and UFSCar.
Sight & Sound is a British monthly film magazine published by the British Film Institute (BFI).
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.
University of California Press, otherwise known as UC Press, is a publishing house associated with the University of California that engages in academic publishing.
Vargem Grande do Sul (Portuguese for "Southern Great Lowland") is a municipality in the northeast of the state of São Paulo in Brazil.
The 6th Cannes Film Festival was held from 15 to 29 April 1953.