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Beyoncé: Life Is But a Dream (2013)

A look at the life and music of singer Beyonce Knowles.

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Ilan Y. Benatar ...
Himself, interviewer (as Ilan Benatar)
Ebony Knowles ...
Herself (archive footage)
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Herself (archive footage)
Mathew Knowles ...
Himself, Beyoncé Knowles' father (archive footage)
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Herself (archive footage)
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Herself (archive footage)
Juelz Knowles ...
Himself, Beyoncé Knowles's nephew
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Himself (as Jay-Z)
Champion ...
Himself, Mozambican dancer
Mario ...
Himself, Mozambican dancer
Tina Knowles ...
Herself, Beyoncé Knowles' mother
Laurent Bourgeois ...
Himself, dancer
Larry Bourgeois ...
Himself, dancer
Kimmie Gipson ...
Herself, dancer
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A look at the life and music of singer Beyonce Knowles.

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Beyoncé: A Vida Não é Mais que um Sonho  »

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A shallow documentary with no real insight in Beyonce's personal life
23 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Had they gone into Beyonce's upbringing, childhood and family more, it could have been interesting. But, it is really sanitized, obviously left out anything for the public to learn about the real Beyonce. If this is truly a documentary about her true life, well then she is incredibly boring. The opposite purpose of what documentaries are supposed to be about. Jay Z comes off a bit lame. She comes off as a bit annoying because she goes on about how she is the verdict of her Grandmaother's prayers, and too much on her connection with God. If they added something a general person can relate to that would have helped, but the director can't be very proud of this one. If he is, he doesn't have much to offer moving forward


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