Besouro | BesouroDir: Joáo Daniel Tikhomiroff
BESOURO is the Portugese word for ’beetle’. Besouro was also the name of one of Brazil’s most famous dancers. Besoura Mangangá - that was how the legendary capoeirista Manuel Henrique Pereira (1897–1924) wished to be known. This film tells the story of his life.
Length: 1h 35'
Producer: Vicente Amorim, João Daniel Tikhomiroff, Gil Ribeiro, Michel Tikhomiroff
Script: Andrade Patrícia
DoP: Enrique Chediak
Cast: Aílton Carmo, Anderson „Grillo“, Jessica Barbosa
Production: Globo Filmes
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