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Mantovani, Bráulio

Overview
Works: 43 works in 144 publications in 6 languages and 3,092 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Fiction  Melodrama  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.C586, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bráulio Mantovani
Publications by Bráulio Mantovani
Most widely held works by Bráulio Mantovani
Cidade de Deus City of God by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
44 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
Welcome to the world's most notorious slum : Rio de Janeiro's 'City of God'. A place where combat photographers fear to tread, where police rarely go, and residents are lucky if they live to the age 20. This is the true story of a young man who grew up on these streets and whose ambition as a photographer is our window in and ultimately may be his only way out
O ano em que meus pais saíram de férias ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Portuguese and English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Mauro is a 12-year-old boy, who is left to fend for himself when his parents 'go on vacation' during the dictatorial regime in 1970's Brazil. The culturally diverse community of São Paulo unites to watch Péle lead his country in winning the World Cup of soccer
Tropa de elite Elite squad by José Padilha( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Thunderous gun battles and powerhouse performances anchor the groundbreaking story of the BOPE, a SWAT-like team at war with the drug lords of Rio de Janeiro. Racing against time, its hard-driving captain puts a pair of rookies through hell in an effort to shape a worthy successor and clear out a drug-infested slum before his imminent retirement
Tropa de elite. o inimigo agora e outro = Elite squad 2 ( visu )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Portuguese and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Captain Nascimento has risen in his career to become the commander-in-chief of Rio de Janeiro's BOPE (Special Police Operations Battalion) and later, a populist choice as the Sub-Secretary of Intelligence. In his new post, Nascimento strengthens BOPE and cripples the drug trade even further, bringing it to its knees. But soon he comes to a sobering realization that upon doing so, he ends up aiding his true enemies: Corrupt cops and dirty politicians with major electoral interests
Elite squad the enemy within by Wagner Moura( visu )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Portuguese and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Captain Nascimento has risen in his career to become the commander-in-chief of Rio de Janeiro's BOPE (Special Police Operations Battalion) and later, a populist choice as the Sub-Secretary of Intelligence. In his new post, Nascimento strengthens BOPE and cripples the drug trade even further, bringing it to its knees. But soon he comes to a sobering realization that upon doing so, he ends up aiding his true enemies: Corrupt cops and dirty politicians with major electoral interests
VIPs ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Portuguese and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story of one of the world's most legendary con men. Marcelo, an average teenager, always wanted to be someone, else. Always impersonating those around him and dreaming of traveling the world and living the high life as a pilot like his father, he runs away from home. But what begins as just another flight of fancy will send Marcelo from the seamy criminal underworld to the glamorous world of high society
Linha de passe by Walter Salles( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Four poor, fatherless brothers in São Paulo aspire to break free of their social status and its trappings by becoming soccer players
City of God La cité de Dieu ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Follows three boys from one of the most brutal, violent, and corrupt slums in Rio de Janeiro from the 1970s to the 1990s, a period when the only spark of hope comes from the story of a boy who wants to be a photographer
Last stop 174 ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A woman unable to pay a debt has her baby taken away from her by a drug dealer. She becomes determined to find her boy after getting her life in order. Another boy finds his mother murdered and runs away to Copacabana where he is caught up in the world of drug use and dealing. Eventually he finds himself in a juvenile detention home and meets the woman's lost son. The woman makes her way to the centre, and mistakes the boy for her own lost son. Despite her efforts to help him, he eventually becomes the hostage-taker on Bus 174
Última parada 174 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A woman unable to pay a debt has her baby taken away from her by a drug dealer. She becomes determined to find her boy after getting her life in order. Another boy finds his mother murdered and runs away to Copacabana where he is caught up in the world of drug use and dealing. Eventually he finds himself in a juvenile detention home and meets the woman's lost son. The woman makes her way to the center, and mistakes the boy for her own lost son. Despite her efforts to help him, he eventually becomes the hostage-taker on Bus 174
City of God : a screenplay by Bráulio Mantovani( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Portuguese and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Takes place in Rio de Janeiro's City of God, the world's most notorious slum where combat photographers and police rarely go. Tells of a poor, young black man named Buscapé, who grew up on these streets and whose ambition as a photographer is our window in and his only way out. Based on a true story
Cidade de Deus : romance by Paulo Lins( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Follows three boys from one of the most brutal, violent, and corrupt slums in Rio de Janeiro from the 1970s to the 1990s, a period when the only spark of hope comes from the story of a boy who wants to be a photographer
La cité de dieu by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and Portuguese and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"Dans une favela populaire de Rio de Janeiro, Fusée est un gamin de onze ans, pauvre, frêle et trop timide pour devenir hors-la-loi. Il grandit dans un environnement violent, mais rêve de devenir photographe professionnel. Petit Dé, un enfant du même âge, rêve quant à lui de devenir le plus grand criminel de Rio, et commence son apprentissage pour la pègre locale
City of men by Paulo Morelli( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the film "City of God". "Taking place in a notorious Rio slum, and filmed on location using local actors ... City of Men follows the adventures of two teenage boys ... as they struggle to grow up surrounded by poverty and the lucrative temptations offered by the drug trade" (container)
La cité de Dieu Cidade de Deus by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Portuguese and French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Dans une favela populaire de Rio de Janeiro, Fusée est un gamin de onze ans, pauvre, frêle et trop timide pour devenir hors-la-loi. Il grandit dans un environnement violent, mais rêve de devenir photographe professionnel. Petit Dé, un enfant du même âge, rêve quant à lui de devenir le plus grand criminel de Rio, et commence son apprentissage pour la pègre locale
Tropa de elite Elitni vod ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
City of God ( file )
2 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Perácio : relato psicótico by Bráulio Mantovani( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Elite squad im Sumpf der Koruption = Elitni vod 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Cidade de deus Božje mesto ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
Portuguese (81)
English (11)
German (8)
French (8)
Basque (2)
Spanish (2)
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