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General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1973
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5928
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-994 (former)
Capoeira (Dance)
Dance -- Brazil
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Silent film footage with voiceover narration.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (20 min.) : sound, color ; super 8 mm
Origins and practice of capoeira are explained. Demonstration of different styles as practiced by Capoeiristas of different regions of Brazil.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887034747-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166558
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2b4e0770-8c13-0135-aa5f-0dd39de06794
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1973: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capoeira" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1973. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ddb50378-a247-4b98-94a2-6c41851f2f8f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capoeira" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ddb50378-a247-4b98-94a2-6c41851f2f8f

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1973). Capoeira Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ddb50378-a247-4b98-94a2-6c41851f2f8f

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ddb50378-a247-4b98-94a2-6c41851f2f8f | title= (moving image) Capoeira, (1973) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 4, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>