Rent The Sound of Rio: Brasileirinho on DVD

The Sound of Rio: Brasileirinho

2007 Rated NR 1hr 30m

Mika Kaurismäki's toe-tapping, finger-snapping documentary reveals the vibrant sounds of Brazil's old-style choro music, a blend of native Indian, European and African forms that forms the foundation of modern musical styles including bossa nova and samba. Featuring Elza Soares, Paulo Moura, Zezé Gonzaga, Teresa Cristina, Paulinho da Viola and many others, this documentary explores choro's history and its influence on Brazilian composition.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.