2001. Mozambique. Orlando Mesquita. 6 min.
1981. Brazil. Hector Babenco. 124 min.
Friday, July 27, 2012, 8:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
2001. Mozambique. Directed by Orlando Mesquita. Developed at a Sundance-cosponsored workshop in South Africa. A soccer match, improvised. 6 min.
1981. Brazil. Directed by Hector Babenco. With Fernando Ramos da Silva. Pixote, a 10-year-old runaway living on the streets in São Paulo, becomes involved in petty crime, prostitution, and, eventually, a murder. Ramos da Silva was an actual street kid, and he was later killed in a 1987 shoot-out with Brazilian police. In Portuguese; English subtitles. 124 min.
In conjunction with the exhibition Century of the Child: Growing by Design, 1900–2000
In the Film exhibition Unaccompanied Minors: Views of Youth in Films from the Collection
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