Full HD 1080
Subtitles ： Chinese & English
Running time 130 minutes
The main character in Cidade de Deus is not
a person. It is a place. Cidade de Deus is a
poor housing project started in the 60's that
became one of the most dangerous places in Rio
de Janeiro by the beginning of the 80's.
In order to portray the location, the film
presents the stories of several characters,with
Buscape, the narrator, as a linkage in between.
Buscape is a poor black kid too frail and
scared to become an outlaw but also too smart
to be content with an underpaid job.
Buscape is not the real protagonist of the
film, he's not the one who leads pregression,
he's not the one who makes the decision on what
happens next. Nevertheless...