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Black Orpheus (Criterion Collection) Blu-ray
Black Orpheus (Criterion Collection)

Black Orpheus (Criterion Collection)

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Winner of the prestigious Palme d'Or prize at the 1959 Cannes Film Festival, this modern re-telling of the famed Orpheus myth is set against the sensual backdrop of Rio de Janeiro, during its famous annual Carnival. In "Black Orpheus" (1959), Orpheus is astreetcar conductor betrothed to another when he falls in love with the beautiful Eurydice. Stalked by Death through the streets of Rio, the doomed lovers play out their passionate love affair against the pulsing beats of the film's famed bossa nova music score. The Blu-ray edition features a restored digital transfer, archival interviews with members of the cast and crew, contemporary interviews with critics as well as a documentary on the making of this unique and powerful film.
Title: Black Orpheus (Criterion Collection)
Genre: Drama-Classics, Foreign
Starring: Marcel Camus, Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Adhemar da Silva, Lourdes de Oliveira, Lea Garcia
Director: Marcel Camus
Studio: Criterion
Attributes: Full Frame, Special Edition, Subtitled
Release Date: 8/17/2010
Original Year: 1959
Product Type: Blu-ray
Rated: NR
UPC: 715515059114
Item #: HVD002233

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