Fado film

Film: Fado, Story of a Singer (História d’uma Cantadeira)

  • Date:24 - Feb - 2017
  • Time:6:15PM
  • Venue:Sport Club Portugues
  • Location:55 Prospect Street, Newark, NJ 07003

Fado, Story of a Singer, starring Amália Rodrigues, is a unique journey through 1940s Lisbon, in which Amália Rodrigues, the supreme diva of Fado, plays Ana Maria, a fadista falling for a humble guitar player. Portugal 1947 Dir. Perdigão Queiroga 110 min. With English subtitles.


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Sport Club Português is a cultural organization founded in 1921 and located in the heart of the Ironbound section of Newark, New Jersey. SCP is a symbol of Portuguese tradition and culture, combining past and present traditions. It is one of the strongest and oldest ethnic organizations on the East Coast.

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