A lesson for us all! Surfing, society and a future. See how the ocean and it's waves provide kids in the favela an escape from everyday life through surfing.Watch Trailer
|Synopsis||** Presented with English Subtitles on compatible devices. **
Titanzinho is a small favela located in Fortaleza, north Brazil. It's one of these places left out of this huge country, far from the economy dream of the whole nation. Over there, you find the forgotten people of Brazil, the ones that no one wants to see. They are in the periphery, out of sight. They live in precariousness and poverty, suffering from drugs, prostitution, and extreme violence. Kids in the favela are often left having to face all dangers on their own.
However, hope lies here, very close.
The ocean and it's waves allow most of the kids to get out of poverty with surfing. An excellent way out of the everyday life, and for some of them the dream of becoming one day professional surfer, like Pablo Paulino, Tita Tavares, Lucinho Lima, or Andre Silva, himself from the favela and co-director of the documentary.
The passion and joy of life despite everything.
|Genres||Surfing Documentaries, Foreign Surf Films|
|Athletes||Lee Anne Curren, Pablo Paulino, Tita Tavares, Lucinho Lima, Andre Silva|
|Director||Lee Ann Curren, Andre Silva|
|Studio||Ride Motion TV|
|Running Time||28 minutes|
|Audio Language||Portuguese | Stereo (English Subtitles)|
|Download Resolution||SD | 852x480|
|Streaming Resolution||HD | 1280x720|
|Additional Features||Chapter Markers|
When you buy a video, your viewing rights do not expire. You can watch a purchased video as many times as you would like once downloaded to your computer. Unlimited Watch Now streaming from your My Video Library is included with every purchase. You can also download and transfer a video you own to portable devices (iPad/iPhone/iPod) for offline viewing.
When rented, the viewing period for this video starts immediately upon purchase and will automatically expire after 72 hours. Rentals are viewed using Watch Now streaming. Rentals are not downloadable and cannot be transferred to portable devices. A constant internet connection is required during viewing.
Watch Now $0.00
This title and over 550 others are eligible for free Watch Now streaming with a Premium membership. Learn more about our Premium Membership
This allows you to pick a movie, episode or complete season to be given as a gift to a lucky recipient. You have the option to deliver the gift via email or printing a certificate on your own printer. Learn more about our Gift Options