Celso Brandão

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Celso Brandão
Born 1951
Maceio, Alagoas, Brazil
Residence Carababa Beach, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian
Occupation Photographer, Director

Celso Brandão (born 1951 in Maceio, Alagoas, Brazil) is a photographer who also directed a few documentaries. He can always be found at his headquarters in Carababa Beach [1], just a few minutes from the city center. Some of his work belong the Pirelli Collection of 1996 [1] He has also received several awards at the Festival do Cinema Brasileiro de Penedo in the years 1975, 1976, 1978, 1979 and 1980. At the moment his is back doing a few documentaries and teaching photography at Federal University of Alagoas.

Filmography[edit]

  • Filé de Pombal da Barra - 1977 10' Super8
  • Mandioca da terra à mesa. 1977 10'
  • Benedito: o santeiro. - 1985 24'
  • Dede Mamata - 1988
  • Ponto das Ervas. 11'
  • A Singeleza da Singeleza. 4'
  • A casa de santo - 1986 13'
  • Memória da vida e do trabalho (1ª Mostra Internacional do Filme Etnográfico)
  • Chão de casa - 1982 (1ª Mostra Internacional do Filme Etnográfico)
  • Mestra Hilda
  • Mestre Benon, o Treme Terra, de Nicolle Freire and Celso Brandão on YouTube
  • O Lambe-Sola - Celso Brandão's views on the popular poet Antonio Aurélio de Morais

Photography[edit]

  • Nucleo de estudos afro-brasileiros - UFAL [2]
  • KARIRI [3]
  • 1993 – Fotografia Brasileira Contemporânea: anos 70 a 80, 1º Mês Internacional da Fotografia, Sesc Pompéia, São Paulo
  • 1993 – Argueiro, um Cisco no Olho, Galeria Fotoptica, São Paulo
  • 2002 – Canudos, Instituto Moreira Salles, Rio de Janeiro
  • 2001 - Semana do Indio - FUNAI
  • 2007 - Art pictures for Tania Pedrosa [4]
  • 2007 - Exposição de fotografias Acenda uma Vela

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Coleção Pirelli. Biography of Celso Brandão Archived October 22, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved November 29, 2007.

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