Orfeu Negro (1959) / Black Orpheus
Call NumberPN1997 .D763 F815 1959
Statement of ResponsibilityBob Mizer Foundation, Inc.
SummaryBlack Orpheus (Orfeu Negro) is literally what its title suggests: a retelling of the "Orpheus and Eurydice" legend enacted by black performers. This time the setting is the annual Carnival in Rio de Janeiro.
Carrier Typevideodisc [DVD]
NotesBreno Mello, Marpessa Dawn
RecognitionGifted by Trent Dunphy and Robert Mainardi of The Magazine