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Baile Perfumado (1997)

A Lebanese photographer living in Brazil in the '30s manages to take pictures of Lampião, a legendary Brazilian outlaw, kind of a tropical Robin Hood.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Duda Mamberti Duda Mamberti ... Benjamin Abrahão
Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos ... Lampião
Aramis Trindade Aramis Trindade ... Tenente Lindalvo Rosas
Chico Díaz ... Cel. Zé de Zito
Joffre Soares Joffre Soares ... Padre Cícero
Cláudio Mamberti Cláudio Mamberti ... Cel. João Libório
Germano Haiut Germano Haiut ... Ademar Albuquerque
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Manoel Constantino Manoel Constantino
Giovanna Gold Giovanna Gold ... Jacobina
Johnny Hooker Johnny Hooker ... The Boy (as John Donovan)
Daniela Mastroianni Daniela Mastroianni ... Recife's Woman
Rutílio Oliveira Rutílio Oliveira
Roger de Renor Roger de Renor
Geninha da Rosa Borges Geninha da Rosa Borges ... Arminda
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A Lebanese photographer living in Brazil in the '30s manages to take pictures of Lampião, a legendary Brazilian outlaw, kind of a tropical Robin Hood.

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

1 August 1997 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Perfumed Ball See more »

Filming Locations:

Alagoas, Brazil See more »

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The best film made in Brazil this decade
26 March 1999 | by Daniel GomesSee all my reviews

Baile Perfumado (Perfumed Ball) is a wonderful experimentation on cinema language, the way it works with the colors, the narrative and the mitology of one of the most interesting name in the brazilian history; it shows the creative that is miss in the arts of nowadays, and that was the essence of brazilian cinema. Baile Perfumado is the hope of a new stile of cinema in Brazil, of course there are order goods films made here in this decade, like Central do Brazil (Central Station), but nome of them shows the creation power of Baile Perfumado, the innovation that resembles us to the films of Glauber, Nelson Perreira, and other names of Cinema Novo.


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