CUSTODIANS| 1hr : 29mins
Director: ALY MURITIBA | Producer: ANTONIO JUNIOR and MARISA MERLO
Focus Years: 2013 | Country: Brazil
For seven years, Aly Muritiba worked in a prison in Brazil as a part of the Alpha team. After studying film and making a few short films himself, Aly is back in his old job with his former colleagues with the plan to make a film about the Alpha Team.
The Alpha Team consists of 28 people, men and women from different backgrounds, who together are in charge of the prisons' around 1000 criminals. Walkiu is appointed as the leader of the team fully committed to improve the prison conditions. But as time goes by he realizes that his freedom to make any kind of positive changes is highly restricted.