The Man Who Bottled Clouds

The Man Who Bottled Clouds

110 mins | Documentary, Music | July 28, 2008

A host of personalities reminisce about the life and work of songwriter, lawyer, and congressman Humberto Teixeira — aka "Baião Doctor" — the author of such classic Brazilian popular songs as "Asa Branca". A musical film about the baião, a movement in Brazilian music in the 1940s and 1950s that was later snowed under by samba and bossa nova.

The Man Who Bottled Clouds

110 mins | Documentary, Music | July 28, 2008

The Man Who Bottled Clouds
A host of personalities reminisce about the life and work of songwriter, lawyer, and congressman Humberto Teixeira — aka "Baião Doctor" — the author of such classic Brazilian popular songs as "Asa Branca". A musical film about the baião, a movement in Brazilian music in the 1940s and 1950s that was later snowed under by samba and bossa nova.
Producers Lereby, Asylum Films, Espaço Filmes
Original title O Homem Que Engarrafava Nuvens
Directors Lírio Ferreira, Juliana Carapeba
Writers Lírio Ferreira