Set in São Paulo's House of Detention, locally known as Carandiru. An oncologist arrives at the jail to test patients for HIV infection. Seeing the disease, overcrowding, and rampant circulation of drugs, the doctor comes to realize the internal power structure among the prisoners. Narratives...

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Corporate Author: Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), HB Filmes., Columbia TriStar do Brasil., Globo Filmes (Firm), BR Petrobrás (Firm), Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Authors: Babenco, Hector., Vasconcelos, Luiz Carlos., Gonçalves, Milton, 1933-, Santoro, Rodrigo, 1975-, Mendonça, María Luisa, 1970-, Blat, Caio, 1980-, Camilo, Gero, 1970-, Carvalho, Walter., Abujamra, André., Varella, Drauzio, 1943-
Format: Video DVD
Language: Portuguese
Published: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2004.
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Falvey West - First Floor

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PN1997.2 .C347 2004 (DVD)
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