This film documents a fascinating Brazilian community through the eyes of 23-year old Renato. Despite being born into a society that marginalizes him and his peers, Renato defies his criminal background and engages in the development of his own identity. Drawn to a percussion drumming group, Renato is offered an incredible opportunity and struggles to make new choices for his future.
2007 International Documentary Association Award nominee
2008 Official Selection: Aspen ShortsFest / Mountainfilm / deadCENTER Film Festival / Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival / San Diego Black Film Festival /