Countdown: Urban Control

“Set in Rio de Janeiro, Countdown: Urban Control reveals the reality of daily life for people living under the strict urban control measures that were introduced in 2009, directly after Rio de Janeiro was selected to host the Olympic Games. The film tells a story of police brutality, racial discrimination, and gentrification in Brazil’s second most populous municipality.”Chicago.


Director: Luis Carlos de Alencar
Year: 2016
Duration: 23:35
Country: Brazil
Language: Portugese

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