Transforming Brazilian speech into popular song: An interview with Luiz Tatit
Film and Screen Media, University College Cork
In this interview, Luiz Tatit explores some specificities of Brazilian popular song which may explain the considerable success of music documentaries in the country. Such specificities include the connection between popular song and daily speech, its ties with Brazilian national identity and its complex relationship with foreign music styles.
Paulinho da Viola , Samba , Partido Alto , Leon Hirszman , Music documentary
Tatit, L. (2020) 'Transforming Brazilian speech into popular song: An interview with Luiz Tatit', Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media, 19, pp. 132-138. doi: 10.33178/alpha.19.10