In Rio de Janeiro, more specifically in Copacabana, the sixteen year-old rebel and reckless teenager Marcelo is a terrible student that plays hooky from school and a liar. He dreams on leaving his home and move to São Paulo to work hard, make money and travel abroad to visit the world. Marcelo worships his cousin, who is rich and lives in São Paulo after visiting many countries. Marcelo's father Anacleto is a bureaucrat that has been recently promoted and wants that Marcelo works with him in the office; his girlfriend is Renata, who studies in the same class; and his best friend is Miguel Luiz that Marcelo calls Zé Miguel whose wealthy parents are always absent, traveling in Europe. When Marcelo schedules to spend the afternoon in Floresta da Tijuca with Zé Miguel, Renata and her friend Carmen, they steal the jeep of Miguel's cousin and Marcelo drives to a remote area. But the jeep has mechanical problems and they have to spend the night in the forest. Meanwhile, their parents call ... Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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When I arrive in São Paulo, I won't seek my cousin.
Why? He was not the best?
He is a fool.
And all that Postcards?
He gave for my mother. They are of a trip to Europe. He will die paying installments.
Fossa de Marcelo
Written by Denoy de Oliveira
and Geny Marcondes
(as Geni Marcondes)
Performed by Liverpool
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