Carandiru (2003)
Genre Drama, Documentary, Crime
Studio Columbia TriStar
Movie Release Date 2003
Country USA
Language English
Running Time 148 mins
Format DVD
Color Color
IMDb Rating 7.6
Cast
Lazaro Ramos Ezequiel
Rodrigo Santoro Lady Di
Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos Physician
Ivan de Almeida Ebony
Aida Leiner Rosirene
Rita Cadillac Herself
Gero Camilo No Way
Milton Gonçalves Chico
Caio Blat
Ailton Graça Majestade
Luis Carlos Vasconcelos
Maria Luisa Mendonça Dalva
Milhem Cortaz
Crew
Director Hector Babenco
Writer Fernando Bonassi
Writer Hector Babenco
Producer Hector Babenco
Producer Daniel Filho
Plot
Film based on real life experiences of doctor Drauzio Varella inside dreadful State penitentiary Carandiru, in São Paulo, Brazil, while he was doing a social work of Aids prevention. There he found hundreds of convicts living under degrading conditions. The situation came to a climax in 1992, when in order to smother a rebellion, police force killed 111 men.
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Edition Details
Region Region 1
No. of Discs/Tapes 1