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  • The End and the Beginning, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2006)

    The End and the Beginning

  • Last Conversations, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2015)

    Last Conversations

  • Master, a Building in Copacabana, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2002)

    Master, A Building in Copacabana

  • METAL WORKERS, EDUARDO COUTINHO (BRAZIL, 2004)

    Metal Workers

Past Films

  • Man Marked for Death, Twenty Years Later

    Man Marked for Death, Twenty Years Later

    • Thursday, February 25 7 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 1984

    Introduced by Natalia Brizuela
    In 1964 Coutinho was shooting a feature on a farmworkers’ union leader when filming stopped due to a military coup; twenty years later, he uncovers what has happened in the lives of the people involved.

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  • PLAYING, EDUARDO COUTINHO (BRAZIL, 2007)

    Playing

    • Saturday, February 27 6 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 2007

    Introduced by Brenno Kaneyasu Maranhão
    Twenty-three women speak about their lives; their stories provide the scripts for actresses who then play them, in Coutinho’s exploration of staging and acting.

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  • The Mighty Spirit

    • Wednesday, March 2 7 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 1998

    Introduced by Natalia Brizuela
    Against the backdrop of the Pope’s 1997 visit, Coutinho investigates faith in Brazil, discovering a unique mix of Catholicism, Umbanda beliefs, and Evangelical traditions.

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  • METAL WORKERS, EDUARDO COUTINHO (BRAZIL, 2004)

    Scavengers & Metal Workers

    • Thursday, March 10 6:30 PM

    A special issue of Film Quarterly devoted to Coutinho launches between the features.

    Introduced by Natalia Brizuela
    Scavengers, on life and work in a garbage dump, is followed by a screening of Metal Workers, on the strikes that helped bring down the Brazilian dictatorship.

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  • Master, a Building in Copacabana, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2002)

    Master, a Building in Copacabana

    • Wednesday, April 6 7 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 2002

    Coutinho spends a week listening to tenants in an enormous lower-middle-class Rio de Janeiro apartment building and captures the stories of many colorful lives.

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  • The End and the Beginning, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2006)

    The End and the Beginning

    • Thursday, April 14 7 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 2006

    Introduced by João Moreira Salles
    A young girl becomes Coutinho’s guide through the lives of the aging inhabitants of a poor northeastern town in this poetic documentary on beginnings, endings, and life itself.

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  • Last Conversations, Eduardo Coutinho (Brazil, 2015)

    Last Conversations

    • Friday, April 15 8 PM
    Eduardo Coutinho
    Brazil, 2015

    Introduced by João Moreira Salles
    Coutinho’s “farewell” film, completed by Salles, showcases the master director engaged in conversations with Brazilian students about their lives and dreams, as well as his own thoughts on the practice of filmmaking.

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