Zózimo Bulbul’s film is dedicated to Zumbi dos Palmares and to all Maroons dead and alive. It portrays the life of Aniceto, who was 72 years old at the time: a union leader, a stevedore at the Rio de Janeiro port and founder of Escola de Samba Império Serrano.

Also see Abolição, Pequena África and Alma no olho.

The other films shown within Re-existences

International title
Anicento from Império on a Day of Emancipation
Filmmaker
Zózimo Bulbul
Country
Brazil
Year
1981
Medium
DCP
Length
11’
Language
Portuguese
Producer
Biza Vianna
Sales
Biza Vianna