O Exorcismo Negro (1974)

Brazil, 1974
100m
colour
Portuguese

A Brazilian horror film directed by José Mojica Marins.

Premise

Filmmaker José Mojica Marins spends Christmas with a group of friends and family who all start going mad. Marins learns that one of the group had made a deal with a witch to become pregnant with a daughter, Vilma, who was promised to the Devil. With Vilma’s upcoming wedding has angered the Devil and Marins must confront his own creation, the diabolical Ze do Caixao, to save her soul.

Credits

* = uncredited

Crew
Director: José Mojica Marins
© [not given on screen]
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Producer: Anibal Massaini Neto
Production Manager: Antonino Santana
Script: Rubens Luchetti, José Mojica Marins
Story and Dialogue: Adriano Stuart, José Mojica Marins
Assistant Director: Adriano Stuart
Continuity: Marcelo Motta
Director of Photography: Antonio Meliande
Assistant Camera: Jorg Pfister Junior
Electricians: José Dias, José Ricci, Wilson da Silva Louzada
Stills Photograp[her: José so Amaral, Hércules Barbosa
Editor: Carlos Coimbra
Pre-editing: Fernando Braun
Laboratory: Revela S/A
Colour Consultant: Osvaldo Cruz Kemeni
Sound Technicians: Roberto Melo Leite and José Tavares
Sound Editor: Fernando Braun
Sound Effects: Geraldo José
Sound: Somil-Som e Imagem
Women’s Wardrobe: Gregorio’s – G.B., Agam – S.P.
Make Up: Flávio Tôrres
Titles: Maurício Sanches
Production Designer: Campelo Neto
Art Director: José Ferreira
Production Administrators: Antonio Martinis C. Filho, José Peres Junior
“Disclosure”: Maurício Kus
Choreographer: Luiz Karlo
Production Assistants: André Klotzel and Fernando Braun
Stagehand: Daniel Perez
Driver Captain: Silvio Dias
Drivers: Alfio Reschiliani, Bráulio Raimundo dos Santos
Thanks to: Solótica – optical effects; electrical equipment: Pandora Ltda
In tribute to José Milani Junior

Cast
José Mojica Marins (Ze do Caixao)
Jofre Soares
Walter Stuart (Alvaro)
Geórgia Gomide (Lucia)
Adriano Stuart
Wanda Kosmo (Malvina)
Alcione Mazzeo
Marcelo Picchi
Ariane Arantes
and the girl Marisol [real name: Marisol Marins]
Agenor Alves *
Luiz Karlo *
Rubens Francisco Luchetti *

Alternative Titles

Black Exorcism of Coffin Joe
The Bloody Exorcism of Coffin Joe

Extracts included in
Delários de um Anormal (1978)