About the film
Natal da Portela
Release Date: February 19, 1988
|Production Companies||:||Embrafilme, La Sept Cinéma|
|Director||:||Paulo César Saraceni|
|Producers||:||Sergio Saraceni, Nella Banfi, Jacques Petat|
|Writers||:||Paulo César Saraceni|
Biography of one of the legendary names in the Samba genre of Brazilian music. Although he could hardly dance or play an instrument, he became one of the main composers of Portela, an important Samba "school" in Rio de Janeiro.