Source

Favela rising [videorecording]

Title
Favela rising [videorecording] / Sidetrack Films and Voy Pictures present ; a film by Jeff Zimbalist, Matt Mochary ; directed by Jeff Zimbalist and Matt Mochary ; produced by Matt Mochary and Jeff Zimbalist.
Published
Santa Monica, CA : Genius Entertainment, [2007]
Description
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1.
Credits
Editor, Jeff Zimbalist ; cinematography, Jeff Zimbalist , Matt Mochary, Kelly Mark Green ; original music, Force Theory ; featured music, AfroReggae.
Language
Portuguese with English subtitles.
Summary
Documents how former drug-trafficker, Anderson Sá and the Grupo Cultural AfroReggae are working to unite a Rio slum, or favela, against a violent drug industry and police oppression.
Documents how former drug-trafficker Anderson Sa, and Jose Junior's Grupo Cultural AfroReggae are working to unite a Rio slum, or favela, against a violent drug industry and police oppression. The Grupo Cultural AfroReggae organization uses music as an instrument of change, to offer an alternative to the drug lords as role models for the children of the favela, and Sa is the lead vocalist for their band, AfroReggae.
Notes
Originally produced in 2005.
Bonus features: Behind the documentary, AfroReggae music video, theatrical trailer.
Publisher No.
79819 Genius Entertainment
Standard No.
796019798198
Format
Video Video
Acquired On
February 17, 2010
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