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ABDIAS DO NASCIMENTO

Loving and revealing documentary about Afro-Brazilian scholar/writer/activist /politician Abdias do Nascimento (1914-2011), a significant figure in and leader of Brazil’s Black movement who founded the Black Experimental Theater in 1944 and was very active in the international Pan-African Movement.

Directed by Aida Marques, 2011, 95 min, Brazil, Documentary, Portuguese with English subt.

For more information about Abdias do Nascimento, please see the profile below by Fernando Bola, director of Brazil’s TV Camara.
(no English subtitles).

DVD sale: $295

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