The Embassy of Brazil, in collaboration with the renowned Rio International Film Festival, will present the third annual Brazilian Film Week from Wednesday, December 2 through Sunday, December 6.
The “III Brazilian Film Week – Première Brazil Washington” will be screening innovative dramas, documentaries and art house films, as well as two animated children’s films at the Greenberg Theater in Washington, D.C. All films in the series are free and open to the public.
Additionally, on Sunday, December 6, the festival will partner with the National Gallery of Art to host a special screening of Black Orpheus, the 1960 Academy Award Winner and winner of the Palme d’Or Award at the 1959 Cannes Film Festival which retells the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against the madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. This screening is also free.
Visit www.brasilemb.org for a complete list of films and show times.
Date: December 2 through 6
Time: Various show times
Location: Greenberg Theatre at American University
All films in the series are free and open to the public.