Brazil Evangelism

Scope and Content

Super 8mm film. 17.8cm reel. Good condition. Colour. Silent. Labelled Kodachrome, acetate safety base likely. Reversal cinefilm. Narrative film shot in Brazil, featuring a Western couple and their conversion to Christianity on hearing a street evangelical preacher. The film is split into two main sections. The second features a gathering of Christians listening to a guitar concert, street preachers, market scenes and farming. A Catholic church and icons also feature, as well as shots of the Cruzada Literatura Evangelica no Brasil bookshop. The film features scenes of the practice of spiritism, with shrines and icons set up on beaches.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers