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Coisa Mais Linda: Histórias e Casos da Bossa Nova (2005)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | 4 August 2007 (Japan)
Documentary about the birth of bossa-nova, in Brazil, and the major stars of this musical style.

Director:

Paulo Thiago

Writer:

Paulo Thiago
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Cast

Credited cast:
Johnny Alf Johnny Alf ... Himself
Leny Andrade Leny Andrade ... Herself
Billy Blanco Billy Blanco ... Himself
Ronaldo Boscoli Ronaldo Boscoli ... Himself (archive footage)
Sérgio Cabral Sérgio Cabral ... Himself
Elizeth Cardoso Elizeth Cardoso ... Herself (archive footage)
Oscar Castro-Neves ... Himself
Alaíde Costa Alaíde Costa ... Herself
Arthur da Távola Arthur da Távola ... Himself
Vinicius de Moraes Vinicius de Moraes ... Himself (archive footage)
Tárik de Souza Tárik de Souza ... Himself
Carlos Diegues ... Himself
João Donato João Donato ... Himself
Durval Ferreira Durval Ferreira ... Himself
Astrud Gilberto Astrud Gilberto ... Herself (archive footage)
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Documentary about the birth of bossa-nova, in Brazil, and the major stars of this musical style.

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Plot Keywords:

bossa nova | brazilian music | See All (2) »

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Documentary | Music

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

4 August 2007 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Bossa Brasil: Stories of Love - The Birth of Bossa Nova See more »

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Dolby Digital
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Trivia

Vinicius de Moraes, one of the founding fathers of Bossa Nova, drank heavily (he said once: "Whisky is man's best friend - the devil in a bottle), died of it at his home in Rio de Janeiro at the age of 66, while in the company of his eighth and last wife. Several Bossa Nova stars died relatively young: Tom Jobim at 67, Boscoli at 66, Bola Sete at 64, Baden Powell at 63, Nara Leão at 47, Maysa Matarazzo at 39, Elis Regina at 37, Newton Mendonça at 33. See more »

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