Fados

2007 NR 1h 32m DVD

Fados

2007 NR 1h 32m DVD
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Through performances of traditional pieces and contemporary expressions, celebrated filmmaker Carlos Saura explores the heritage of fado music, a haunting Portuguese vocal tradition born in the 1820s that speaks of lost love and longing for home. By turns moving and inspiring, this captivating musical documentary features such renowned fado artists as Camané, Carlos do Carmo and Lila Downs.
Cast
Cesaria Evora, Lila Downs, Chico Buarque de Hollanda, Carlos do Carmo, Camané, Toni Garrido, Lura, Alfredo Marceneiro, Mariza, Miguel Poveda, Amalia Rodrigues
Director
Carlos Saura
Format
DVD
Screen
Widescreen 1.85:1
Subtitles
English
CC
No
Audio
Portuguese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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