The Australia Brazil Business Council is a proud sponsor of the 14th Sydney Latin American Film Festival (SLAFF).
The Festival will start with Opening Night featuring the Brazilian Film ‘The Cotton Wool War’ + Fiesta on Wednesday 4th of September at 7:00 PM at Dendy Circular Quay
and the enhanced presence of films and events dedicated to Brazilian culture.
Prior to the official opening, a Cine Lounge Fundraiser will take place on 17 August 2019, 6 pm at the Addison Road Picture House, in Marrickville,
The fundraiser celebrates the diversity of Latin American people.
This year, the Cine Lounge Fundraiser is premiering the multi-award winning feature film Azougue Nazaré. A film that dives deep into the sugarcane universe of rural Brazil, Azougue Nazaré is set in the cradle of the Maracatu Rural, a traditional manifestation of Brazilian popular culture which emerged from the mix of several African dances and religions.
After the screening of the film, the present audience will be able to attend the presentation of the Maracatu amazing music group, traditional Brazilian food and drinks will be for sale on site.
For more information about the Festival check the website