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‘Tropicalia’ brings a contemporary look into this important cultural movement, which exploded in Brazil in the late 1960s. It mixes valuable archive material especially recovered for the production and encounters with the icons of the movement such as Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil, among others.


  • SPIN
    "...lovingly captures that time and its lasting impact."
    Chris Martins
  • The Guardian
    "[An] affectionate, if somewhat genuflecting documentary."
    Andrew Pulver
  • CineVue
    Acts as a timely and potent reminder that those with creative impulses can engage in political discourse and address the disenfranchised through other, equally effective channels."
    Adam Lowes

Festival Participation

  • SESC Film Festival, Brazil - 2013
    Winner Best Documentary (Audience award
  • São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards - 2013
    Special Jury Award

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