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Written by Chris Thorpe.

Corrupt ex-cop Marcelo (Charles Paraventi) keeps pregnant teenager Liza (Julia Bernat) in this apartment. Rafael (Matheus Oliveira) an idealistic street-kid wants to rescue her and take her far away.

Set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas, this ambitious ensemble drama by Chris Thorpe is part love-story and part thriller revolving around a single day in the lives of a couple of thieves, a crooked policeman, a charity worker, a priest, a blind revolutionary and a pregnant teenager.

Recorded in Brazil it was made with the help of the Nós do Morro theatre in Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro.

Cast:

Luis....Julio Adriao

Sidney.... Danilo Moraes

Fabricio....Andre Cursino

Pastor John....Tatsu Carvalho

Marcelo....Charles Paraventi

Luciano....Renan Monteiro

Angela....Olivia Emes

Rafael....Matheus Oliveira

Liza....Julia Bernat

Felipe....Fernando Arze

Other parts....Tecca Ferreira

Casting: Ana Dias Carter and Estela Albani

Production coordinator: Jazmin Castillo

Sound design: Steve Bond

Producer in Brazil: Jan Roldanus

Producer/Director: John Dryden

A Goldhawk Essential Production for BBC Radio 4.

Fast-paced thriller by Chris Thorpe, set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas.

FD2012031620131101

Fast-paced thriller by Chris Thorpe, set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas.

Written by Chris Thorpe.

Corrupt ex-cop Marcelo (Charles Paraventi) keeps pregnant teenager Liza (Julia Bernat) in this apartment. Rafael (Matheus Oliveira) an idealistic street-kid wants to rescue her and take her far away.

Set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas, this ambitious ensemble drama by Chris Thorpe is part love-story and part thriller revolving around a single day in the lives of a couple of thieves, a crooked policeman, a charity worker, a priest, a blind revolutionary and a pregnant teenager.

Recorded in Brazil it was made with the help of the Nós do Morro theatre in Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro.

Cast:

Luis....Julio Adriao

Sidney.... Danilo Moraes

Fabricio....Andre Cursino

Pastor John....Tatsu Carvalho

Marcelo....Charles Paraventi

Luciano....Renan Monteiro

Angela....Olivia Emes

Rafael....Matheus Oliveira

Liza....Julia Bernat

Felipe....Fernando Arze

Other parts....Tecca Ferreira

Casting: Ana Dias Carter and Estela Albani

Production coordinator: Jazmin Castillo

Sound design: Steve Bond

Producer in Brazil: Jan Roldanus

Producer/Director: John Dryden

A Goldhawk Essential Production for BBC Radio 4.

FD2012031620131101

Fast-paced thriller by Chris Thorpe, set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas.

FD2012031620131101

Written by Chris Thorpe.

Corrupt ex-cop Marcelo (Charles Paraventi) keeps pregnant teenager Liza (Julia Bernat) in his apartment. Rafael (Matheus Oliveira) an idealistic street-kid wants to rescue her and take her far away.

Set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas, this ambitious ensemble drama by Chris Thorpe is part love-story and part thriller revolving around a single day in the lives of a couple of thieves, a crooked policeman, a charity worker, a priest, a blind revolutionary and a pregnant teenager.

Recorded in Brazil, it was made with the help of the Nós do Morro theatre in Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro.

Casting: Ana Dias Carter and Estela Albani

Production coordinator: Jazmin Castillo

Sound design: Steve Bond

Producer in Brazil: Jan Roldanus

Producer/Director: John Dryden

A Goldhawk Essential production for BBC Radio 4.

FD2012031620131101

Written by Chris Thorpe.

Corrupt ex-cop Marcelo (Charles Paraventi) keeps pregnant teenager Liza (Julia Bernat) in his apartment. Rafael (Matheus Oliveira) an idealistic street-kid wants to rescue her and take her far away.

Set in one of Rio de Janeiro's most crowded favelas, this ambitious ensemble drama by Chris Thorpe is part love-story and part thriller revolving around a single day in the lives of a couple of thieves, a crooked policeman, a charity worker, a priest, a blind revolutionary and a pregnant teenager.

Recorded in Brazil, it was made with the help of the Nós do Morro theatre in Vidigal, Rio de Janeiro.

Casting: Ana Dias Carter and Estela Albani

Production coordinator: Jazmin Castillo

Sound design: Steve Bond

Producer in Brazil: Jan Roldanus

Producer/Director: John Dryden

A Goldhawk Essential production for BBC Radio 4.