Quilombo (Brazil)

Directed by Carlos Diegues

After the slave revolt of 1641, groups of enslaved black Brazilians escaped to mountainous jungle strongholds where they formed self-governing communities. This film chronicles the story of the most famous of these African enclaves which flourished for several decades under the reign of the legendary chieftain Ganga Zumba.  

 

Plays in

Spotlight On Brazil Program

Brazil is an immense country with a population of more than 200 million inhabitants. More than 50% of the Brazilian population…

Dates & Times
Cinema Village

Sun Dec 8
12:00 pm

Cinema Village

Sun Dec 8
12:00 pm