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  • Published: New York, NY : Wellspring Media, [2004], c2002.
  • Year Published: 2002
  • Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Format: DVD
  • Rated: Not Rated

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  • 720917540924

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Madame Satã

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Call number: DVD FLC-POR Madame

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DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.

Special features: audio commentary with director Karim Aïnouz; making-of featurette; "Seams" short documentary.

Lázaro Ramos, Marcélia Cartaxo, Flávio Bauraqui, Fellipe Marques, Renata Sorrah, Ricardo Blat, Emiliano Queiroz.

Born to slaves in Northern Brazil and sold at the age of 7 by his mother for the price of a mule, João Francisco dos Santos battled all sterotypes on the mean streets of Lapa, Rio de Janeíro. Jailed for 27 of his 76 years, dos Santos was an explosive figure prone to excessive bouts of violence and moments of extreme tenderness the next. His world was filled with violence and raw desire, while desperate dreams spring from poverty and squalor. João Francisco dos Santos, also known as Madame Satã, is one of the most famous drag queen of 1930s.

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