Rio, 40°

by Nelson Pereira Dos Santos 1h40min Brasil 1955
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Rio, 40°
by Nelson Pereira Dos Santos

A semi-documentary on the people of Rio de Janeiro. The camera follows boys from a hillside shanty town who sell peanuts at Copacabana, Sugar Loaf Mountain, and a soccer game. Various subplots, involving characters they meet along the way, are interspersed.

Status of the VoD copy


  • Modesto De Souza : Le propriétaire
  • Roberto Bataglin : Pedro
  • Jece Valadão : Miro
  • And with: Ana Beatriz, Glauce Rocha


  • Director Nelson Pereira Dos Santos
  • Scenario Nelson Pereira Dos Santos
  • Photo director Hélio Silva
  • Set Design Júlio Romito
  • Sound Sílvio Rabelo
  • Editing Rafael Justo Valverde
  • Original music Radamés Gnatalli
  • Producer Mário Barroso, Ciro Freire Cúri
  • Production Compagny Equipe Moacyr Fenelon

Technical information

  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1955
  • Release date for France12/10/1955
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorBlack and White
  • LanguagePortuguese
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