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Documentary "City of Women" explores the African-derived religion of Candomblé in Brazil’s northeast

A Cidade das Mulheres is a 72-minute documentary directed by Lázaro Faria that explores the Candomblé, an African derived religion that gave black Brazilian women power and a voice in a society … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · 1 Comment