City of God – 10 Years Later Documentary that intends to investigate the fate of the actors who participated in the polemic film City of God 10 years later SYNOPSIS “What did City of God, the polemic and seminal movie by Fernando Meirelles, meant to the professional career of children and teenagers mobilized in Rio’s slums?”
It is with this question that Maria do Rosário Caetano, a veteran film critic and encourager of Brazilian cinema, starts her article about the movie City of God, 10 years later. Through this perspective, Cavídeo propose a documentary that intends to investigate the fate of the actors who took part in this movie and find out what has changed in their professional and personal lives in the past decade.
City of God – 10 years later, aims to show the transformations these young actors have lived through, with its conflicts and achievements, consequences of such an exposure, and the international success of the movie.
The documentary has a co-production of Cavídeo, Canal Brasil, Digital Link and Berny Films.