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  • Pixote

    Pixote

    ★★★★★

    Pixote, de Héctor Babenco. Décimo segundo colocado na lista da Abraccine dos 100 melhores filmes brasileiros de todos os tempos.

    O longa narra a infância roubada de Pixote, vivido pela criança da periferia de São Paulo, Fernando Ramos da Silva. Ele é mandado para um reformatório, que de reforma, não tem nada.

    A primeira hora do filme nos apresenta esse ambiente opressor, onde cada habitante está sujeito a ser violentado a qualquer momento. Fugir era fundamental para a manutenção da…

  • Auto de Resistência

    Auto de Resistência

    ★★★★½

    It's sad to verify how close I am to this facts and how little did I know about all that injustice. Under Bolsonaro's government, officers getting away with murder is as common as the terrible things he says everyday to the media. Rio is a tough city to live in. I'm too damn privileged to have a great life in this crazy environment. War against drugs? More like war against poor black people.

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  • Casino

    Casino

    ★★★★

    Joe Pesci is funny and very scary at the same time.

  • Pelé

    Pelé

    ★★★½

    You probably won't learn anything new about Pelé's story, but the footage and archives are amazing. After "The Last Dance", the bar for a sports doc is sky high for me, but this one is definitely enjoyable! I just wish he had a true political voice, but's also understandable focus only on the field, specially on dark times when everyone feared the dictatorship. Even the King of football could be tortured.