Patricia I. Vieira – Messianism and social struggle: Representations of Canudos in Brazilian Cinema

    Event Date: 22 May 2013 Birkbeck Cinema 43 Gordon Sq Birkbeck, University of London London WC1H 0PD Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2013 Dr Patricia I. Vieira (Georgetown) – Messianism and social struggle: Representations of Canudos in Brazilian Cinema The link between messianism and political resistance is revisited in many movies from the 1960s Cinema …