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O Poeta do Castelo (1959)

The camera follows an ordinary morning of famous Brazilian poet Manuel Bandeira in his small apartment, making breakfast, typewriting in bed, walking through the streets of Castelo, in downtown Rio de Janeiro.
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Manuel Bandeira Manuel Bandeira ... Himself
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The camera follows an ordinary morning of famous Brazilian poet Manuel Bandeira in his small apartment, making breakfast, typewriting in bed, walking through the streets of Castelo, in downtown Rio de Janeiro.

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

30 September 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Poet of the Castle See more »

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Saga Filmes See more »
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Mono
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