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Boy & the world / Petrobras, BNDES, Filme de Papel and GKIDS present ; produced by Fernanda Carvalho, Tita Tessler ; written and directed by Alê Abreu.

Carvalho, Fernanda, (film producer.). Tessler, Tita, (film producer.). Abreu, Alê, 1971- (film director,, screenwriter,, voice actor.). Garcia, Vinicius, (voice actor.). Zilse, Filipe, (voice actor.). Horta, Lu, (voice actor.). Campos, Marco Aurélio, (voice actor.). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Voices: Vinicius Garcia, Felipe Zilse, Alê Abreu, Lu Horta, Marco Aurélio Campos. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Princeton PL - Princeton Blu-Ray Movie Boy (Text) 30890000612190 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-Ray videodisc (1 hr., 21 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm
  • Edition: [Blu-Ray version]
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016] ©2016

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Bonus features: The making-of Boy & the world; "Aos olhos de uma criança" music video by Emicida; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Gustavo Kurlat and Ruben Feffer ; special guests: Emicida, NanaÌ Vasconcelos, Barbatuques and Gem-Grupo Experimental de MuÌsica.
Participant or Performer Note:
Voices: Vinicius Garcia, Felipe Zilse, Alê Abreu, Lu Horta, Marco Aurélio Campos.
Summary, etc.:
Cuca's cozy rural life is shattered when his father leaves for the city. Determined to reunite his family, Cuca embarks on a journey that unfolds like a tapestry--the film's stunning visuals becoming more complex as his small world expands. The story of a changing world through the eyes of a curious child, Boy and the World depicts a clash between village and city, nature and industry, the rich and the poor--and despite the tumult, the heart and soul of the people beats on as a song...
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; thematic material and images.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; region A; 1080p high-definition widescreen 1.78:1; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (main feature), Dolby digital 2.0 (bonus features). Requires Blu-Ray player.
Language Note:
In Portuguese or English. Closed-captioned.
Subject: Boys > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Adventure and adventurers > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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