Besouro Dvds & Blu-Ray Discs


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The true story of Besouro, a Capoeira master living in 1920's Brazil...
set in the jungles of Bahia in the 1920's, the tale is firmly grounded on the historical time & place, when rich white landowners exploited black workers like slaves, even after the nominal abolition of slavery...the action begins when Master Alipio (Macale), who has taught the art of Capoeira to Besouro, Dinora & Quero-Quero since they were children, is brutally murdered on the borders of Col. Venancio, the young plantation owner