Category Archives: Video

Bailinho da Madeira

levadeiro/ May 12, 2006/ Attractions, Dance, Folklore, Madeira, Music, Traditions, Uncategorized, Video

I came across the next short film of Anton Withagen from Eindhoven (Netherlands). It gives an impression of the traditional folklore dance called Bailinho da Madeira (The dance of Madeira). Now … do not go thinking that all inhabitants on the island of Madeira are dressed like this … and that they all love to dance this. If you think

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Video – Funchal’s Gala-dress

levadeiro/ February 9, 2006/ Madeira, Music, Uncategorized, Video

I have launched a new video of the Madeira series. A terrific view of the gala-dress that the city of Funchal is wearing during the New Year’s Eve. The lady capital of the island Madeira (Portugal) displays her with lights embroider dress, awaiting the countdown for the fireworks. This was filmed aboard the catamaran Seaborn and the music is none

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