Friday, November 27, 2009

Morte e Vida Severina

Youtube has a few scenes of TV Globo's retelling of João Cabral's hauntingly powerful poem Morte e Vida Severina:

<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAtbeDyH9P8&NR=1>

<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tM1dByXVxY&feature=related>

<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BB1TIbrlC6Q&feature=related>

This 1980 adaptation was filmed on location in Bahia and Pernambuco, and combined professional actors with ordinary people from the local communities.