Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Spike Lee criticizes the lack of blacks in power in majority black state of Bahia


Filmmaker Spike Lee with mayor of Salvador, Bahia, ACM Neto In the external area of the headquarters of the mayor of Salvador, Bahia, two cameras pointed their lenses in the … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 4 Comments

Actress Tichina Arnold, whose Rochelle character on “Everybody Hates Chris” is very popular in Brazil, comes to Salvador, Bahia to participate in Carnaval and meet her fans


On Tuesday, February 12th, the American actress Tichina Arnold was scheduled to arrive in Salvador, Bahia, to follow Carnaval celebrations. Arnold, that is most known in Brazil for her role of … Continue reading

February 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Spike Lee will spend Carnaval in Salvador, Bahia; director there filming more scenes for his documentary Go, Brazil, Go!


 President of the bloco afro Olodum, João Jorge (left) and director Spike Lee  Continuing our coverage on filmmaker Spike Lee’s upcoming documentary Go Brazil Go, our friends over at the Correio Nagô website contributed the material for this … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why do black Brazilian men prefer blondes? Part 2


Image taken from Raça Brasil magazine (Continued from Part 1) In the African-American community, particularly in the late 1980s during a quasi-revisiting of the late 60s, early 70s black consciousness era, … Continue reading

September 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Spike Lee arrives in Brazil and begins filming the documentary, "Go Brazil Go!"


Filmmaker Spike Lee in Brazil’s capital city of Brasília Filmmaker Spike Lee arrived in Brazil a few days ago (25th) to begin filming his documentary “Go Brazil Go!” and was met … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Spike Lee arrives in Brazil and begins filming the documentary, "Go Brazil Go!"


Filmmaker Spike Lee in Brazil’s capital city of Brasília Filmmaker Spike Lee arrived in Brazil a few days ago (25th) to begin filming his documentary “Go Brazil Go!” and was met … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · 3 Comments

Spike Lee will make a documentary about Brazil


Spike Lee will make a documentary about Brazil According to sources in Brazil, filmmaker Spike Lee is planning to record a new documentary about the country that recently became the … Continue reading

March 17, 2012 · 4 Comments