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City of God Katia Lund, Fernando Meirelles

£7.99

Barcode: 5055201818805

  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Studio: Miramax
  • Certification: 18
  • Category: World Cinema

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  • Description

    Using street kids straight from the Cidade de Deus slum outside Rio de Janeiro, Fernando Meirelles' film is based on actual events that happened in the slum. The story, revealed by Buscape - a street kid who decides to become a photojournalist when he discovers he is not cut out to become a villain - revolves around the shadowy world of drugs and the violence which increases with each generation. Li'l Ze has grown up to become a natural-born-killer and attempt to take over the drugs trade of the city. However, this sparks a turf war which is photographed by Buscape, making the war famous.
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    Actors Seu Jorge, Douglas Silva, Alice Braga, Jefechander Suplino, Emerson Gomes, Edson Oliveira, Matheus Nachtergaele, Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino, Phellipe Haagensen
    Directed by Katia Lund, Fernando Meirelles
    Additional info Anamorphic (16:9), Language(s): Portuguese, Subtitles: English, Interactive Menu, Screen ratio 1:1.85, DTS 5.1
    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Duration 135 mins
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