Robert Alencar: O Globo
Secretary of culture of Brazil Robert Alvim explained after the quoted Reich Minister of propaganda of Nazi Germany Joseph Goebbels in his office released the official video. On Thursday, January 16, according to the newspaper O Globo.
In the video Alvim presented the plans of the government of Brazil to promote art in 2020. According to him, the government wants to see local art, Patriotic, defending family values, turned to God and full of faith.
“Brazilian art of the coming decade will be heroic and national, it will be endowed with the ability to evoke strong feelings and to follow the vital aspirations of our people or it will be worthless,” — said Alvim in his speech.
According to the publication, this statement reads a paraphrase of the quote of Joseph Goebbels from his speech of 1933: “German art of the next decades will be heroic, imbued with the romance of steel, devoid of sentimentality, it will be national and pathetic — or it will be insignificant”.
In addition, video Alvina it was partially voiced excerpt from Richard Wagner’s Opera “Lohengrin.” Wagner’s music was often played at official events in Germany during Nazism. Also known the love of Adolf Hitler to the operas of this composer, in which the leader of the Nazi regime saw the embodiment of the German spirit.
After the publication, pay attention to this quote, Alvim commented in Facebook, saying that all matches are random, but he does not renounce his words. According to officials, this phrase perfectly captures what the Brazilian government wants to see the culture of the country.
Robert Alvim is a Brazilian theater Director, from 2006 to 2019 head of the newly established theater “Club Noir” in Sao Paulo. In November 2019, he took on the post of the Secretary of state for culture at the Ministry of tourism of the country. A separate Ministry of culture in Brazil no.
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