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Tenda dos Milagres (1977)

The life of Pedro Arcanjo, self-taught mestizo intellectual who in the first decades of the XXth century challenged racist ideas of the School of Medicine of Bahia and highlighted the ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hugo Carvana Hugo Carvana ... Fausto Pena
Sonia Dias Sonia Dias ... Anna Mercedes
Anecy Rocha Anecy Rocha ... Dr. Edelweiss
Franca Teixeira Franca Teixeira
Mae Mirinha do Portao Mae Mirinha do Portao
Juárez Paraíso Juárez Paraíso ... Pedro Archanjo
Jards Macalé Jards Macalé ... Young Pedro
Jehova De Carvalho Jehova De Carvalho ... Major Damiao
Manoel do Bonfim Manoel do Bonfim ... Lidia Corro
Nildo Parente Nildo Parente ... Prof. Nilo Argolo
Arildo Deda Arildo Deda
Gildasio Leite Gildasio Leite
José Passos Neto José Passos Neto
Joffre Soares Joffre Soares
Nilda Spencer Nilda Spencer
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The life of Pedro Arcanjo, self-taught mestizo intellectual who in the first decades of the XXth century challenged racist ideas of the School of Medicine of Bahia and highlighted the importance of the blacks' contribution to Brazilian culture. Written by José Maria G S Neto

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

25 October 1980 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Tent of Miracles See more »

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Regina Filmes See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Official submission from Brazil as Best Foreign Film to the 1978's Oscar. See more »

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Version of Tenda dos Milagres (1985) See more »

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