Posted by: Chris Kretz | February 21, 2009

At Dowling: Cinema Festival Presents Black Orpheus

Friday, February 21, 1969

The Cinema Festival showed the film Black Orpheus in the Hunt Room. Made in 1959 by the French director Marcel Camus, the film places the Greek myth of Orpheus in Rio de Janeiro. Black Orpheus won the Oscar for Best Foreign Film in 1960.

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