Prêmio Saci

brazilian cinema and theater award

The Prêmio Saci or Saci Award was a movie and theatre award in Brazil. During the 1950s and 1960s, it was the biggest award in national cinema. The award ceremonies took place each year.

Prêmio Saci
A Saci on a Brazilian stamp of 1974
DescriptionBest in movies and theatres
CountryBrazil
Presented byO Estado de São Paulo
First awarded1951

The name of the prize takes reference from Saci, a figure of Brazilian folklore.

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  1. Estadão. "Jô Soares e Cyro Del Nero no Prêmio Saci" (in Portuguese). fotos.estadao.com.br. Retrieved November 11, 2022.
  2. Brasil - Memória das Artes. "Biografia de Jorge Dória" (in Portuguese). portais.funarte.gov.br. Archived from the original on November 11, 2022. Retrieved November 11, 2022.
  3. Brasil - Memória das Artes. "Biografia de Nydia Licia" (in Portuguese). portais.funarte.gov.br. Archived from the original on November 11, 2022. Retrieved November 11, 2022.
  4. "Prêmio Saci". emais.estadao.com.br. Archived from the original on 11 November 2022. Retrieved 11 November 2022.