Nzinga, the Call of the Drum

Associado: Olhar Feminino

Nzinga tells the history of the African influence on Brazilian music in three states (Pernambuco, Bahia and Rio de Janeiro). The film shows the main character, Ana, heeding to the call of the drumbeat. The young woman is looking for guidance and Candomblé helps her. She gets to know various rhythms, music, choreographies, in search of herself, finding her integration in Brazilian society.

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