Gustavo Procopio Furtado
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The Intimate First Person Documentariesintimate first person documentaries well as films that dive headfirst into struggles for social ustice The transformations of "Brazilian society and of filmmaking coalesce and become entangled in this cinema's preoccupation with archives Historically linked to "society and of filmmaking coalesce and become entangled in this cinema's preoccupation with archives Historically linked to exercise and maintenance of power the concept of the archive is critical for the documentary as a cultural practice that preserves images from the present for the future unearths and repurposes visual
*materials from the *from the and is historically invested in filmic images as records of the real Contemporary films incorporate reflect on and rewo. Winner of the 2020 Antonio Candido Prize for Best Book in the Humanities from the Brazil section of the Latin American Studies Association This book examines the vibrant field of documentary filmmaking in Brazil from the transition to democracy
in 1985 to the present Marked by significant efforts toward the democratization of Brazil's highly uneual society this period1985 to the present Marked by significant efforts toward the democratization of Brazil's highly uneual society this period witnessed the documentary's rise to unprecedented vitality in uantity uality and diversity of production which includes polished auteur films as well as rough hewn collaborative works films made in major metropolitan regions as well as in indigenous villages an.