Glauber Rocha by Tendler, Silvio
This documentary is about the life of the Brazilian filmmaker Glauber Rocha. He revolutionized the cinema and his movies promoted a radical view of the Brazilian cultural concepts. Glauber has been of great influence to other cinematographers. In this documentary, journalists, other filmmakers and friends tell about Glauber Rochas life and the way he influenced them.
About Glauber Rocha
Glauber Rocha made 15 movies, essays, novels and plays. His films were well-known for their political themes and their particular style and photography. Rocha is regarded as one of the best Brazilian directors of all time and leader of the Cinema Novo movement. On August 22, 1981 Rocha died at the age of 43 due to a lung disease.