Added to your cart

Sorry, there seems to have been an error. Please try again.

Qty:

Subtotal: ( items in your cart)

Winner of both the Academy Award for best foreign-language film and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or, MARCEL CAMUS’ Black Orpheus (Orfeu negro) brings the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice to the twentieth-century madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. With its eye-popping photography and ravishing, epochal soundtrack, Black Orpheus was a cultural event, kicking off the bossa nova craze that set hi-fis across America spinning.

SPECIAL EDITION FEATURES:

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack
  • Optional English-dubbed soundtrack
  • Archival interviews with director Marcel Camus and actress Marpessa Dawn
  • New video interviews with Brazilian cinema scholar Robert Stam, jazz historian Gary Giddins, and Brazilian author Ruy Castro
  • Looking for “Black Orpheus,” a French documentary about Black Orpheus’s cultural and musical roots and its resonance in Brazil today
  • Theatrical trailer
  • PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson

Click Images to Enlarge

Certificate:
12
Actor:
Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Marcel Camus, Fausto Guerzoni, Lourdes de Oliveira, Léa Garcia
Director:
Marcel Camus
Region:
2
Number of Discs:
1
Main Language:
Portuguese
Subtitle Languages:

English

Run Time:
107 mins approx.
studio:
CRITERION COLLECTION
Theatrical Release Year:
1959

Black Orpheus - The Criterion Collection

Blu-ray
USD 24.49

RRP: $37.99

$24.49

Save: $13.50

Item limited to max quantity of 5000

( 0 item is in your basket items are in your cart )

In stock

-

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Please check region code before purchase.

Live Chat

Average connection time 25 secs

Delivery & Returns

Shipping from $4.99

If I'm not completely happy with my item?

Please see our returns policy.

Winner of both the Academy Award for best foreign-language film and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or, MARCEL CAMUS’ Black Orpheus (Orfeu negro) brings the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice to the twentieth-century madness of Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. With its eye-popping photography and ravishing, epochal soundtrack, Black Orpheus was a cultural event, kicking off the bossa nova craze that set hi-fis across America spinning.

SPECIAL EDITION FEATURES:

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack
  • Optional English-dubbed soundtrack
  • Archival interviews with director Marcel Camus and actress Marpessa Dawn
  • New video interviews with Brazilian cinema scholar Robert Stam, jazz historian Gary Giddins, and Brazilian author Ruy Castro
  • Looking for “Black Orpheus,” a French documentary about Black Orpheus’s cultural and musical roots and its resonance in Brazil today
  • Theatrical trailer
  • PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson

Click Images to Enlarge

Certificate:
12
Actor:
Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Marcel Camus, Fausto Guerzoni, Lourdes de Oliveira, Léa Garcia
Director:
Marcel Camus
Region:
2
Number of Discs:
1
Main Language:
Portuguese
Subtitle Languages:

English

Run Time:
107 mins approx.
studio:
CRITERION COLLECTION
Theatrical Release Year:
1959
Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews.

2019 © The Hut.com Ltd.

Pay securely with
Visa Electron Visa Mastercard Maestro Paypal Klarna