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Favela Rising
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User Comments

6/08/06 thomas student 5 stars
6/07/06 Sheryl This film makes an extremely powerful impact on you 5 stars
5/24/06 d this does not represent a favela. there are lots of bad people there 5 stars
5/11/06 Alfredo Mathew Amazing Human Rights documentary. Miraculous! 5 stars
11/26/05 Rio I found film to be powerful, hopeful story and directors giving profits back to community. 5 stars
11/12/05 Elise Witt Exquisitely superb film in all senses - Congratulations and Thanks!! 5 stars
11/10/05 Jeremy Levine one of the best films to come out in a while 5 stars
9/03/05 Angelique Oscar material! Oscar worthy! 5 stars
6/19/05 Gordon Nicol Not only a grrrrrreat movie, you witness a live miracle on screen ! 5 stars
5/26/05 A. McCallum Excellent Film! Takes you to the favela & opens your eyes. 5 stars
5/02/05 Eda Spielman inspirational film; very powerful 5 stars
5/02/05 Beth inspiring and moving 5 stars
4/27/05 sam sellmore the best film at tribeca ff 2005 5 stars
4/26/05 andrew zimbalist awesome 5 stars
4/26/05 Lily Rose truly moving and inspirational 5 stars
4/26/05 Stevie B. Awesome movie. Vivid documentary with moving story. Highly recommed this movie to anyone. 5 stars
4/25/05 Nava Ney powerful, amazing, REAL, good story telling. 5 stars
IF YOU'VE SEEN THIS FILM, RATE IT!
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USA
  02-Jun-2006
  DVD: 04-Feb-2010

UK
  10-Mar-2006

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Directed by
  Jeff Zimbalist
  Matt Mochary

Written by
  (documentary)

Cast
  Anderson Sa



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