6.7/10
232
0 user 4 critic

5 x Favela, Now by Ourselves (2010)

5x Favela, Agora por Nós Mesmos (original title)
Based on his segment Escola de Samba Alegria de Viver from 1962 in a film called Cinco Vezes Favela.
Reviews
9 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Mama II (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A Slovenian mother takes her addicted and self-destructive daughter with her to a remote Italian village. Isolation as attempted salvation. Inspired by Proust, Skafar turns this theme into ... See full summary »

Director: Vlado Skafar
Stars: Pierluigi Di Piazza, Gabriella Ferrari, Vida Rucli
The Gambler (2013)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Paramedic Vincentas is a passionate gambler, who is forced to make radical decisions to return the debts. An idea strikes Vincentas to create an illegal game related to his profession. Love, life and death will be at stake.

Director: Ignas Jonynas
Stars: Vytautas Kaniusonis, Oona Mekas, Rimas Blockis
The Family (2017)
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Matej, born into a family of people with special needs tries to create a family of his own, but soon it all starts to collapse. The Family is a piece of cinéma vérité that covers a whole decade of Matej's attempts at living.

Director: Rok Bicek
Stars: Matej Rajk, Nia Kastelec, Barbara Kastelec
A.K.A Nadia (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Maya (Netta Shpigelman) is a happily married mother of two. She is a successful choreographer, and everything seems to be perfect, but this life is a lie. Unbeknownst to her family, and everyone around her, she has a hidden past.

Director: Tova Ascher
Stars: Netta Shpigelman, Oded Leopold, Ali Suliman
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant ... See full summary »

Director: Volker Schlöndorff
Stars: Bibiana Beglau, Richard Kropf, Martin Wuttke
Pa-ra-da (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The film tells the true story of French clown Miloud Oukili from his arrival in Romania in 1992 (three years after the fall of Ceausescu) to his encounter with the street children of ... See full summary »

Director: Marco Pontecorvo
Stars: Jalil Lespert, Evita Ciri, Gabi Rauta
Sofichka (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The story based on the novel of Fazil Iskander - classic of Soviet literature he lived in Abkhazia and has Persian origin: his father was from Iran. Sofichka is the name of the heroine ... See full summary »

Director: Kira Kovalenko
Stars: Lana Basariya, Tsiala Inapshba, Said Kamkiya
Fuga (2006)
Drama | Music | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A film about a classical composer who goes insane.

Director: Pablo Larraín
Stars: Benjamín Vicuña, Gastón Pauls, Francisca Imboden
Success Story (2017)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Panagis Pandoras: a wealthy psychiatrist, from a publishing background, charming and unscrupulous. Tzortzina Tzelepi: an unemployed actress, daughter of a bourgeois couple, beautiful and ... See full summary »

Director: Nicos Perakis
Stars: Constantine Markoulakis, Fiona Georgiadi, Panos Mouzourakis
Chameleon (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Nijat, an emotionally empty young man, visits his childhood town of Goychay after years of living abroad. Enigmatic about his occupation but clear about his financial distress, he seeks an ... See full summary »

Directors: Elvin Adigozel, Ru Hasanov
Stars: Farid Bahramov, Emin Seyfulla, Elvin Adigozel
Yatzy (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

When Daggi is 15 years old, he gets the opportunity to change his life. A fresh start, another chance. But is it possible to start over?

Director: Katja Eyde Jacobsen
Stars: Kastriot Kastrati, Hanna Khalid, Fredrik Torjussen
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Biopic of the Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky.

Director: Giuliano Montaldo
Stars: Predrag 'Miki' Manojlovic, Carolina Crescentini, Roberto Herlitzka
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
João Carlos Artigos João Carlos Artigos ... Cimar
Flavio Bauraqui Flavio Bauraqui ... Raimundo
Zózimo Bulbul Zózimo Bulbul ... Homem do Bar
Vitor Carvalho Vitor Carvalho ... Flavio
Hugo Carvana Hugo Carvana ... Dos Santos
Samuel de Assis Samuel de Assis ... Ademir
Edyr de Castro Edyr de Castro ... Mother (as Edyr Duqui)
Jayme del Cueto Jayme del Cueto ... Coronel
Fátima Domingues Fátima Domingues ... Maria
Gregório Duvivier Gregório Duvivier ... Edu
Washington Feijão Washington Feijão ... Tizil
Ricardo Fernandes Ricardo Fernandes ... Menino soltando pipa
Luis Fernando ... Buiu
Dandara Guerra Dandara Guerra ... Sofia
Dila Guerra Dila Guerra ... Lica
Edit

Storyline

The project '5 x slum, now by ourselves' gathered over 80 young people from Rio's favelas (slums), selected through workshops, script and filmmaking techniques to create a feature film consisting of five stories that reflect different facets of the daily lives of residents of these communities - with the promise of escape stereotypical representations. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

27 August 2010 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

5 x Favela, Now by Ourselves See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Globo Filmes See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed