Filmed Interview, São Paulo TV
Cultura Brazil, 1977, 23 mins, Portuguese with English subtitles
The only existing footage of Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector (1920–1977), widely considered to be Brazil’s greatest modern writer. In this haunting short, the glamorous and mysterious literary icon looks back on her novels and offers a glimpse at the inner life that produced such astounding works.
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