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Carandiru

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 Authors: 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
English
French
Chinese
Korean
Thai
Published: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2004.
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245 0 0 |a Carandiru  |h [videorecording] /  |c Sony Pictures Classics and HB Films in association with Columbia TriStar Do Brasil, Globo Films and BR Petrobras presents a film by Hecto Babenco ; produced and directed by Hector Babenco ; screenplay by Victor Navas, Fernando Bonassi and Hector Babenco.  |h [videorecording]. 
260 |a Culver City, Calif. :  |b Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment,  |c c2004. 
300 |a 1 videodisc (145 min.) :  |b sd., col. ;  |c 4 3/4 in. 
500 |a Originally released as a motion picture in 2003. 
500 |a Based on the book: Estaçao Carandiru / by Drauzio Varella. 
500 |a Special features: optional audio commentary by the director; seven deleted scenes; 32 min. documentary about making the film; historical footage on the Penitentiary (7 min.) and Carandiru's destruction (2 min.). 
506 |a FOR HOME USE ONLY. 
508 |a Director of photography, Walter Carvalho ; editor, Mauro Alice ; original music, André Abujamra ; production designer, Clóvis Bueno. 
511 1 |a Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos, Milton Gonçalves, Rodrigo Santoro, María Luisa Mendonça, Caio Blat, Gero Camilo. 
520 |a 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 develop, including the attempted murder of Dagger, the solitary confinement of Chico, and the romance between Lady Di and Too Bad. The doctor eventually begins to see the prisoners as survivors. Culminates with a violent conclusion: a dramatization of the October 2, 1992 prison riot known as the Carandiru Massacre, in which 111 prisoners are killed. 
521 8 |a MPAA rating: R; for strong bloody violence/carnage, language, sexuality and drug use. 
538 |a DVD, Region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85 aspect ratio); Dolby digital, mastered in high definition. 
540 |a Restrictions: Home use only. Licensed for educational use at UBC. 
546 |a In Portuguese with optional English, French, Chinese, Korean, or Thai subtitles. 
600 1 0 |a Varella, Drauzio,  |d 1943-  |v Drama. 
610 2 0 |a Casa de Detenção (São Paulo, Brazil)  |v Drama. 
650 0 |a Physician and patient  |z Brazil  |z São Paulo  |v Drama. 
650 0 |a Prisoners  |x Medical care  |z Brazil  |z São Paulo  |v Drama. 
650 0 |a Prison riots  |z Brazil  |z São Paulo  |v Drama. 
650 0 |a Massacres  |z Brazil  |z São Paulo  |v Drama. 
700 1 |a Babenco, Hector. 
700 1 |a Vasconcelos, Luiz Carlos. 
700 1 |a Gonçalves, Milton,  |d 1933- 
700 1 |a Santoro, Rodrigo,  |d 1975- 
700 1 |a Mendonça, María Luisa,  |d 1970- 
700 1 |a Blat, Caio,  |d 1980- 
700 1 |a Camilo, Gero,  |d 1970- 
700 1 |a Carvalho, Walter. 
700 1 |a Abujamra, André. 
700 1 |a Varella, Drauzio,  |d 1943-  |t Estaçao Carandiru. 
710 2 |a Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) 
710 2 |a HB Filmes. 
710 2 |a Columbia TriStar do Brasil. 
710 2 |a Globo Filmes (Firm) 
710 2 |a BR Petrobrás (Firm) 
710 2 |a Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm) 
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