On Monday, July 13, The New York Public Library will begin to gradually reopen our physical locations, starting with limited grab-and-go service at eight library locations. We hope to reopen more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.

The New York Public Library will be closed Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Carnival: The force of love and kindness

More Details Cite This Item

Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

Carnival: The force of love and kindness

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Carnival: The force of love and kindness
Names
Lucini, Lyonel (Cinematographer)
Associação Cultural de Apoia as Artes Negras (Presenter)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1985
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7873
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1124 (former)
Topics
Carnival -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro
Dance festivals -- Brazil
Processions -- Brazil
Pageants -- Brazil
Dance -- Brazil
Samba (Dance) -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro
Samba (Dance) -- Societies, etc
Dance, Black -- Brazil
Beija Flor (School)
Genres
Documentary films
Motion pictures
Filmed dance
Notes
Creation/production credits: presented by the Associação Cultural de Apoia as Artes Negras (ACAAN) ; filmed and directed by Lyonel Lucini.
Creation/production credits: Scriptwriter/sound director, Rosenir Muniz ; final editor, Alexandre Alencar.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Language: Narrated in English with some Portuguese dialogue (with English subtitles or translation).
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Documentary on the G.R.E.S. Beija Flor (School of the Samba Hummingbird) in Nilópolis, a section of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and its preparations for and participation in Carnival. Includes observations on Carnival's socio-economic influences and effects.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Portuguese
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896034899-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167724
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8083ca60-8cd5-0135-f470-0a3c1ef95de2
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

  • 1985: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carnival: The force of love and kindness" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffe9235c-6e3d-433d-b5d0-1582b5104ad6

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carnival: The force of love and kindness" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffe9235c-6e3d-433d-b5d0-1582b5104ad6

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). Carnival: The force of love and kindness Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffe9235c-6e3d-433d-b5d0-1582b5104ad6

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ffe9235c-6e3d-433d-b5d0-1582b5104ad6 | title= (moving image) Carnival: The force of love and kindness, (1985) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 6, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Carnival: The force of love and kindness