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<i>Pixote</i>. 1981. Brazil. Directed by Hector Babenco
  • Pixote

    1981. Brazil. Hector Babenco. 124 min.

  • The Ball

    2001. Mozambique. Orlando Mesquita. 6 min.

Monday, July 30, 2012, 4:30 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Pixote

    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.

  • The Ball

    2001. Mozambique. Directed by Orlando Mesquita. Developed at a Sundance-cosponsored workshop in South Africa. A soccer match, improvised. 6 min.

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