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Author Costa, Catarina Alves.

Title Senhora Aparecida / by Catarina Alves Costa
Published Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, 1994
Online access available from:
Ethnographic Video Online    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (55 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Summary In the Portuguese village of Senhora Aparecida, an industrial area near Oporto, the annual festival that takes place every 15th of August is being prepared. The biers that reach fifteen meters high and which are carried by 70 men are being erected and decorated
Notes Previously released on DVD
Title from resource description page (viewed Dec. 23, 2010)
Event Recorded in Porto, Portugal
Subject Catholic Church -- Portugal -- Customs and practices
Processions, Religious -- Portugal.
Genre/Form Documentary
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video