I died in Mare| 16mins
Director: Patrick Vanier, Marie Naudascher | Producer: Agencia Publica
Focus Years: 2014 | Country: Brazil
This documentary has been produced thanks to a crowdfunding campaign organized by the SÃ£o Paulo based agency Â« PÃºblica Â».
Â« I died in MarÃ© Â» documents how the children of the MarÃ© favela, in Rio de Janeiro, see themselves and the violence that surrounds them.
Today, MarÃ© is one of Rio's most dangerous favelas, torn by drug gang rivalries as well as constant invasions by military and civil police.
How do the children understand this reality? What are their fears?
After weeks following these children, they eventually draw us pictures of their reality. It's too risky to talk too much...