Black Orpheus (1959)

Black Orpheus
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 43mins.
Genres Adaptation, Romance
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Breno Mello Actor Orpheus 1 1000001
Marpessa Dawn Actor Eurydice 1 1000002
Lourdes DeOliveira Actor Mira 1 1000003
Lea Garcia Actor Serafina 1 1000004
Adhemar DaSilva Actor Death 1 1000005
Alexandro Constantino Actor Hermes 1 1000006
Waldetar DeSouza Actor Chico 1 1000007
Jorge Dos Santos Actor Benedito 1 1000008
Aurino Cassanio Actor Zeca 1 1000009
Marcel Camus Director n/a 2 2000001
Sacha Gordine Producer n/a 3 3000001
Jacques Viot Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Jacques Viot Writer (dialogue) dialogue 120952 4000002
Marcel Camus Writer (dialogue) dialogue 120952 4000003
Jacques Viot Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000004
Marcel Camus Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000005
Vinicius DeMoraes Play as Source Material ("Orfeu Da Conceicao") 120972 4000006
Jacques Gibault Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Robert Mazoyer Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Jean Bourgoin Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Andree Feix Editor n/a 172 7000001
Antonio Carlos Jobim Music n/a 120781 8000001
Luis Bonfa Music n/a 120781 8000002
Jobim Bonfa Music n/a 120781 8000003
Synopsis
Taken from the mythic legend of Orpheus and Eurydice, the story is set against the backdrop of Rio's Carnival, where the two ill-fated lovers meet.