Brazilian Film Festival hits Adelaide

January 2013

  • Rosie Whitehead

Brazil is one of the most multicultural nationalities in the world, so it’s no surprise that their cinema productions are captivating people around the globe.

Adelaide welcomes the Brazil Film Festival to Mercury Cinema beginning Thursday, February 21, where the unique beauty, images, sounds and effervescence of this fabulous culture are sure to impress and wow the crowds over four consecutive nights.

Inaugurated in Australia (Sydney) in 2009, the festival is only in its fourth year and is striving to maintain a vibrant cross-cultural celebration of the best Brazilian cinema productions around.

The festival is an initiative of the Brazil Foundation, a not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation. Determined to raise awareness of Brazil’s environmental problems, the festival joins forces with the foundation to raise funds and develop campaigns that help inform the public about the social realities in Brazil.

All nationalities and age groups are welcome to attend. If you love the arts, films, cinematography and different cultures and languages, the Brazil Film Festival is for you.

If you’re up for a trip to Brazil without leaving Adelaide’s CBD, make sure you visit Morphett Street’s Mercury Cinema in February where you will experience a hive of Brazilian immersion through their fantastic talent in film

The program is as follows

Thursday, February 21

Heleno, 6.30pm

Lounge Brazil After-Party

Friday, February 22

Mulatas, 6.30pm

We’re Together, 8.30pm

Saturday, February 23

Soulbound, 3pm

Less than Nothing, 5pm

Imperfect Love, 7.15pm

Two Rabbits, 9pm

BFF & La Bomba present: Authentic Brazilian Carnival, 7pm – Midnight

(THE DEPOT)

Sunday, Feb 24

Amazonia Eterna, 2pm

Highrise, 3pm

Hauling, 5pm

Last Road to the Beach, 8pm

 

Brazil Film Festival

Thursday, February 21 to Sunday, February 24

13 Morphett Road, Adelaide CBD

brazilfilmfestival.com.au

 

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