Glauber Rocha

Glauber Rocha

Birth
Bahia, Brazil
Death 22 Aug 1981 (aged 43)
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Burial Botafogo, Município de Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Memorial ID 14067023 · View Source
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Motion Picture Director. He was born in Vitória da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil. He is one of the founders and the most representative member of the Cinema Novo along with Ruy Guerra, Carlos Diegues, Arnaldo Jabor and Joaquim Pedro de Andrade. His films have a clear message of social criticism. He is best remembered for films such as "Deus e O Diabo Na Terra do Sol" (1964), "Terra em Transe" (1967), "Antonio Das Mortes" (1969), "O Dragao Da Maldade Contra O Santo Guerreiro" (1969), for which he won Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival, "Cabezas Cortadas" (1970), "História Do Brazil" (1973), "Di Cavalcanti" (1977) and "Aidade da Terra" (1980), his last film.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Glauber Rocha (14 Mar 1938–22 Aug 1981), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14067023, citing Cemitério São João Batista, Botafogo, Município de Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ; Maintained by Find A Grave .