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Quilombo (1984)





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Quilombo de Palmares was a real-life democratic society, created in Brazil in the 17th century. This incredibly elaborate film traces the origins of Quilombo, which began as a community of freed slaves. The colony becomes a safe harbor for other outcasts of the world, including Indians and Jews.


Zezé Motta
as Dandara
Toni Tornado
as Ganga Zumba
Tony Tornado
as Ganga Zumba
Vera Fischer
as Ana de Ferro
Maurício do Valle
as Domingos Jorge Velho
Daniel Filho
as Carrilho
Jofre Soares
as Caninde
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All Critics (4) | Top Critics (1)

Fascinating, upbeat look at nation formed by escaped slaves has rich atmosphere and brilliant color.

November 21, 2017 | Full Review…

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