Ajyal Film Festival 2019

All Films

Carioca Soul (Alma Carioca)

Mohaq - ages 8+

William Côgo / Short Narrative / Brazil / 2002 / 5 min / Colour / BetaSP
International Premiere
Rated: Parental guidance is advised. Some material may be inappropriate for young children.


Special Screening

A boy witnesses the emergence of choro in Rio de Janeiro, a style of music that came to represent social and racial diversity in Brazil.

About the Directors

William Côgo was born in Rio de Janeiro and studied Industrial Design and Visual Programming at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. He has directed ‘Carioca Soul’ (2002) and ‘E o vento... Me levou!' (2004), and contributed to the production of Rui de Oliveira’s ‘Indian Love’ (1999) and ‘The Legend of Day and Night’ (2010) as a scenic painter and animation expert.


William Côgo
William Côgo
Production Company

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