Pixote

  • 1981
  • 2 HR 07 MIN
  • NR
  • Crime, Drama, Prison

A grim, disturbing and engrossing portrait of children living in poverty on the streets of Sao Paulo, PIXOTE is one of the most powerful films ever made on the subject of urban degradation. The story focuses on Pixote (da Silva), a boy abandoned by his parents, who becomes a streetwise pimp and eventually a murderer by the age of 10. The film depicts a...read more

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Cast

Credits

Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Source (1 Credit)
Jose Louzeiro
Producer (2 Credits)
Jose Pinto
Paulo Francini
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Sylvia B. Naves
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Rodolfo Sanchez
Editor (1 Credit)
Luiz Elias
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
John Neschling
Art Director (1 Credit)
Clovis Bueno
Costumes (1 Credit)
Carminha Guarana
Sound (1 Credit)
Francisco Carneiro

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