Release Date: 1999
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 52 min
"Orfeu" retells the tale of the Greek mythical love affair between Orfeu and Euridice. In the film, Orfeu, a legendary musician and lyricist, is loved by all. His music is powerful enough to make the sun rise and compels everyone to listen. Orfeu leads a mystical existence and holds a position of high esteem in the shantytown community known as Morro da Carioca (Carioca Hill).
Director: Carlos Diegues
Production Co: Cine-Source, Rio Vermelho Filmes Ltda., Globo Filmes