Dr. Gama [Doutor Gama]

Directed By: Jeferson De

August 5, 2021 / Portuguese / 92 min.

Based on the life of celebrated nineteenth-century Brazilian abolitionist Luís Gama, this compelling drama follows Gama from his enslavement at age ten to his triumphant rise as a lawyer who used the court system to free more than 500 slaves.

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IMDB Movie Page: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9815156/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

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Screened Semesters:

  • Fall 2022