Black Orpheus
# 784  Black Orpheus (1959, Marcel Camus)  Ranked # 784
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AKA Orfeu Negro
Released 1959   (original release year)   Release Dates - IMDB
Director Marcel Camus
Countries Brazil / France / Italy
Starring Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Marcel Camus, Fausto Guerzoni, Lourdes de Oliveira
Genres Comedy / Drama / Fantasy / Romance
Language Portuguese
Color Color
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Academy Awards  -  1959 Foreign Language Film Winner
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BAFTA British Academy Film Awards  -  1960 Film Nominee
Cannes Film Festival  -  1959 Palme d'Or Winner
Golden Globes  -  1959 Samuel Goldwyn International Award Nominee
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