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Here we see a private filming, uncut, of a samba rehearsal in Rio de Janeiro. On this exclusive footage, we see dancers very energetic, presenting themselves without the rigor of official contests. Samba Dancing in Brazil is national passion, just like soccer. Many people start dancing very young, just like in the Middle East, the oriental dance. Here we see a portion of the samba rehearsal, also called "samba practice" of São Clemente Group. São Clemente is the only samba school from the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro, and has as its colors Black and Yellow. They are known for their irreverence on the selection of samba parade plots and also their irony on the carnival presentations.
São Clemente also have a strong tradition of "forming" elite samba dancers , called in Portuguese "Passistas", Some of the famous samba dancer of São Clemente are Tuane Rocha and Diana Prado to mention two recent famous divas. Recently, Sao Clemente formed an all female samba drums group called "Clementianas