Glauber Rocha is a Brazilian director, actor, and writer. He was born March 14, 1938 in Vitória da Conquista, Brazil and died on August 22, 1981 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He also studied law. His movie trilogy Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol (1964), Terra em Transe (1967) and O Dragão da Maldade Contra o Santo Guerreiro (1969) won international prizes. He is among the most famous directors of the Cinema Novo movement.
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Glauber Rocha Facts
|Occupation||Director, Actor, Writer|
|Birthday||March 14, 1938|
|Birthplace||Vitória da Conquista, Brazil|
|Date of death||August 22, 1981 (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, age 43)|