POSTPONED: Film Screening: Marighella


Wednesday, March 11, 2020, 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Sackler Building Lecture Hall, 485 Broadway, Cambridge

Marighella film poster

Marighella is a 2019 Brazilian film directed by Wagner Moura, based on the life of the politician and guerilla fighter Carlos Marighella. The film was adapted from the biography Marighella - O Guerrilheiro que Incendiou o Mundo (Marighella - The Guerrilla fighter that Lighted the World), by Mário Magalhães. It is Moura's directorial debut. (Source:

Marighella will be exhibited as part of "The Retreat of Democracy: Resisting in Times of Intolerance" Film Series, organized by Brazilian graduate students in RLL, History, and ALARI. Presented in collaboration with Afro-Latin American Research Institute (ALARI)