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1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Seen through the eyes of wealthy businessmen, corruption and class warfare beleaguer Brazilian society.


Director: Jason Kohn

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: City Lights Pictures

Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) (2007)

Release Date: August 17th, 2007|1 hr. 25 min.

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  • 70
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    What the film does best is document the lengths to which people are going to protect themselves -- subcutaneous microchips for identification, ever-heavier armor for fancy cars. show more

  • 88
    Glenn Kenny Premiere

    As forceful as its title suggests, and sometimes unbelievably ballsy. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Although it is never explicitly stated, Manda Bala essentially argues that when the middle class disappears, the rich and the poor end up feeding on each other, like the frogs that go cannibalistic at the frog farm that gives the movie its central metaphor. show more

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