Brasília Life after Design (2017)

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  • Countries

    Brazil Canada United Kingdom Sweden

  • Year

    2017

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Documentary about the Brazilian city of Brasília, designed by architect Oscar Niemeyer and urban planner Lúcio Costa, that explores life in the city through the perspective of three residents: Sergio, an urbanist who defends the city plan but is aware that it must adapt; Helize, who is studying to become a federal civil servant, and Willians, a street vendor.

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