HBRFF & CWB Screening of SWIRL was a great success in a full house


The Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival and Cinema Without Borders offered a free screening of GIRIMUNHO (SWIRL) a brilliant Brazilian film directed by Clarissa Campolina and Helvécio Marins Jr. on Friday June 8 at 9 PM at the Egyptian Theatre.  Guests at the packed house enjoyed GIRIMUNHO and a fantastic atmosphere!

Brazil/Germany/Spain 2011, 90’- 35mm
An 81-year-old woman loves dancing until dawn to her neighbor’s drum rhythms in a moving depiction of life and friendship, at a small village in the arid region of Minas Gerais. When her husband dies, she is suddenly forced to rethink her life and her routine. Non-professional actors and a loose framework of improvised scenes brings a documentary feel to this moving and magical story.

June 8, 2012 at 9 PM

American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre

6712 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

For special priority seating at this screening of Swirl, please RSVP at rsvp@cinemawithoutborders.com


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