Brazil 1959, 107 mins. Dir. Marcel Camus.
Starring Breno Mello and Marpessa Dawn
Winner of the Academy Award for best foreign-language film and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or, Black Orpheus brings the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice to the 20th-century favelas of Rio de Janeiro during Carnival time. With its eye-popping photography and ravishing bossa nova soundtrack, Black Orpheus is a film to be luxuriated in – a sensational and rewarding feast for the eyes and ears.
Please book a seat by 1pm on the day of the film.
Doors open at 7.45pm