The Lyre of Delight
Directed byWalter Lima Jr.
Written byWalter Lima Jr.
Produced byWalter Lima Jr.
StarringAnecy Rocha
CinematographyDib Lutfi
Release date
  • 1978 (1978)
Running time
105 minutes

The Lyre of Delight (Portuguese: A Lira do Delírio) is a 1978 Brazilian drama film directed by Walter Lima Jr.[1] The film was selected as the Brazilian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 51st Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]


See also


  1. ^ "The Lyre of Delight". mubi. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences