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Pierre Fatumbi Verger: Mensageiro Entre Dois Mundos (2000)

Documentary about French-born Pierre Verger, who lived between Bahia (Brazil) and Africa from 1946 until his death in 1996, and dedicated himself to photograph and research the Candomblé ... See full summary »

Director:

Lula Buarque de Hollanda (as Lula Buarque De Holanda)

Writers:

Marcos Bernstein, Pierre Verger (texts)
3 wins. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Pai Albino Pai Albino ... Self
Jorge Amado Jorge Amado ... Self
Maurice Baquet Maurice Baquet ... Self
Zélia Gattai Zélia Gattai ... Self
Gilberto Gil Gilberto Gil ... Self / Narrator
Milton Guran Milton Guran ... Self
Jean Rouch ... Self
Pierre Verger Pierre Verger ... Self
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Documentary about French-born Pierre Verger, who lived between Bahia (Brazil) and Africa from 1946 until his death in 1996, and dedicated himself to photograph and research the Candomblé rites, becoming himself deeply involved with the religious communities. This film includes his very last interview to Brazilian composer Gilberto Gil, one day before Verger's death at 93. Written by fabreu

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese | French | Yoruba | Fon

Release Date:

30 March 2005 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Pierre Fatumbi Verger: Messenger Between 2 Worlds See more »

Filming Locations:

Benin See more »

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