The Fame of Buzios started when Brigitte Bardot found a tiny, simple and absolutely gorgeous fishing village to rest and spend some days, that was back in the sixties...
Now...as our TELENOVELAS (soap operas) is a real NATIONAL INSTITUTION another person is turnig Buzios way more famous than it is already!!!
Buzios has just one cinema theatre but it organizes one of the main Movie Festivals in the country.And today the owner is more famous than his CINEMA which is also a Pousada and a Bookshop. It is indeed one of the references in Buzios!
The Grancine Bardot is a must in the evening of Buzios, the best and latest films can be seen in these cozy and charming hall! The owner is a famous actor who is performing in our most watched soap opera, VIVER A VIDA, his name is Mario José Paz, he was born in Argentina but he lives in Buzios for more than 30 years.
HE IS SAYS HE IS MORE BRAZILIAN THAN ARGENTINEAN, he really addopted Brazil as his homeland! He can be found on youtube, and this is a part of VIVER A VIDA that you can see him!!! HE IS A POP STAR in Brazil, excellent actor and great character! Mario is an attraction in Buzios. Talking about his cinema, it is the only option in Buzios and the ambience is very cozy!!!
Open this video, it is the trailler of the most successful soap opera that literally stops the country, the link is http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wI3Eat5GPs
Rafael Torres Lopes
Tour Guide and Travel Planner