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Morena de Angola

Song: Morena de Angola
Composer: Chico Buarque
Artist: Clara Nunes
Album: Brasil Mestiço (This album is difficult to find. However, this song is available on “best of” collections of Clara Nunes.) 96 more words



Como não criar expectativas por um filme dirigido pela dupla Olivier Nakache e Eric Toledano, os mesmos diretores de “Intocáveis” (2011)? Penso que “Samba” (2014) é justamente o que esperamos dele, um belo e sensível retrato de um imigrante ilegal que tenta regularizar sua situação sem perder sua identidade. 657 more words

Nos Cinemas

Review: Samba

Excerpt: “The compromises made to the story’s tone benefits the great cast that manages to bring this story to life. Samba takes a more attractive approach to the ugly situations it is trying to present by focusing on the unconventional relationship between the two leads.

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That Ain’t Workin’, That’s The Way You Do It

Busy, busy, busy. Working hard or hardly working? It’s hard to tell sometimes…

Friday night I went out to the Hustle class at the Electric Dance Hall and stuck around for the dance party afterward. 2,473 more words