Memory Rock


Renata Amaral / 2011 / Brasil; Benin
Digital, 58 min

Synopsis: "Pedra da Memória" is a musical documentary that proposes an aesthetic research between traditional genres of two countries (Brazil and Benin, at Western Africa), revealing their ties and particularities, in a poetic approach driven by the memory of babalorixa Euclid Talabyan and drawings Carybe.

About the Director: The direction and script were developed by Renata Amaral, artist and researcher that have with Casa Fanti Ashanti deep bonds of friendship and collaboration that has resulted in several CDs and documentaries. Renata is recognized as one of the main Brazilian expertise in traditional culture.