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Pixote : a lei do mais fraco

Author: Hector BabencoJorge DuránFernando Ramos da SilvaMarília PeraJorge JuliãoAll authors
Publisher: New York : New Yorker Video, ©2001.
Series: International cinema; International cinema (DVD videodiscs)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : PortugueseView all editions and formats
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"Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Crime films
Prison films
Social problem films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hector Babenco; Jorge Durán; Fernando Ramos da Silva; Marília Pera; Jorge Julião; Gilberto Moura; Rodolfo Sánchez; Luiz Elias; John Neschling; José Louzeiro; Unifilm Inc.; Empresa Brasileira de Filmes.; New Yorker Films.; New Yorker Video (Firm); HB Filmes.
ISBN: 1567302270 9781567302271
OCLC Number: 47229829
Language Note: In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Notes: "A Unifilm/Embrafilme release."--Container.
Based on the novel 'Infância dos mortos' by José Louzeiro.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981.
Credits: Photography, Rodolfo Sanches ; editor, Luiz Elias ; music, John Neschling.
Cast: Fernando Ramos da Silva, Marília Pera, Jorge Julião, Gilberto Moura, Jose Nilson dos Santos.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1.
Contents: Special features: Profile and filmography of director Hector Babenco [text features] ; production notes [text feature].
Series Title: International cinema; International cinema (DVD videodiscs)
Other Titles: Pixote (Motion picture)
Lei do mais fraco
Survival of the weakest
Pixote :
Responsibility: HB apresenta ; argumento/roteiro, Hector Babenco e Jorge Duran ; direção, Hector Babenco.

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"Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of violence and crime."--Container.

Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of violence and crime.

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