City of Men

2003 NR 1 season

City of Men

2003 NR 1 season
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Based on Fernando Meirelles' s acclaimed drama City of God, this Brazilian TV series navigates the slums of Rio de Janeiro, following the exploits of two teens coming of age in one of the city's infamous shantytowns. Blending scenes of uncompromising realism with humor, these episodes introduce 13-year-old best friends Laranjinha (Darlan Cunha) and Acerola (Douglas Silva), whose pluck and spirit prevail in the face of soul-crushing poverty.
Cast
Darlan Cunha, Douglas Silva, Jonathan Haagensen, Phellipe Haagensen, Camila Monteiro
Director
Fernando Meirelles, Katia Lund, Cesar Charlone
SEASON  1
  • SEASON  1

Summary of Season 1 (2003) - 3 discs

Blending scenes of uncompromising realism with humor, this Brazilian TV series introduces two 13-year-old best friends whose pluck and spirit prevail in the face of soul-crushing poverty in one of the Rio de Janeiro's infamous shantytowns.
Format
DVD
Screen
Full Screen 1.33:1
Subtitles
English
CC
No
Audio
Portuguese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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