The Art of Amália
The Art of Amália (2000)

Amalia Rodrigues was the greatest star of Portuguese music and the "Queen of Fado," a style of music that Rodrigues described as an expression of "a lament that is eternal." Blending traditional Spanish melodies with the… More

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David Noh
Film Journal International

It is more than gratifying to be introduced to a truly legendary, yet somewhat unknown, cultural figure of the past century.

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David Keyes
Cinemaphile.org

A watchable, spurring documentary. It could have been so much more in the process, though.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A documentary about the Portuguese singer, known for her vocal interpretations of fado, that vividly demonstrates the universality of music from the heart.

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