Alagados: Sim, Nao Mau Conduto
23 minutes / Ages 13+ / 2007 / United States of America / Average:
Renato, a dynamic young Brazilian ex-criminal turned percussion drummer does his best to stay straight despite the odds.
This 23-minute film documents a fascinating Brazilian community through the eyes of 23-year old Renato. Despite being born into a society that marginalizes him and his peers, Renato defies his criminal background and engages in the development of his own identity. Drawn to a percussion drumming group, Renato is offered an incredible opportunity and struggles to make new choices for his future.