JONGO FEVER

ASSÓ, ADOREI O JONGO

By Katia LUND, Lili FIALHO

RISE UP & CARE - as PROD

Social issues - Completed 2016

The Afro-Brazilian rhythm and dance of Jongo is a cultural treasure that has survived and even flourished due to the courage and innovation of 95-year-old Tía María and the other brave women of the Jongo da Serrinha.

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Reimagine Rio 2016
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Social issues, Art - Culture, Documentary
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL, USA
    • Languages
    • PORTUGUESE
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 64 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Katia LUND, Lili FIALHO
    • Producer(s)
    • Luis LOMENHA (Jabuti Films), Kirk BOWMAN (Rise Up & Care), Jon WILCOX (Rise Up & Care), Katia LUND
    • Synopsis
    • The Afro-Brazilian rhythm and dance of Jongo is a cultural treasure that has survived and even flourished due to the courage and innovation of the 95-year old Tía María and the other brave women of the Jongo da Serrinha.
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