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Brazilian Music in Four Films

This is the story of 16 years of following closely Brazil’s leading musicians and producing 4 feature-length cinema documentaries.
Filmmaker Georges Gachot felt in love with Brazilian music after assisting a concert of the Singer Maria Bethânia at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1998. in 2003 Bethânia assist to the last film of Gachot about Argentinian pianist Martha Argerich proposed him to start filming during the recording of her new album in a studio in Rio de Janeiro. This was the first time that Gachot ever travelled to Brasil and it was the beginning of a 16 years long and passionate filming adventure in the wonderful world of the MPB – Musica Popular Brasileira.