Boy and the World

Le garçon et le monde (v.o. sans dialogue)

  • Release Date: January 22, 2016 (limited)
  • Genre: Animation, Family

  • Director: Alê Abreu
  • Producer(s): Fernanda Carvalho, Tita Tessler
  • Writer(s): Alê Abreu
  • Studio: Elo Company
  • Length: 1h 20m
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A little boy named Cuca lives a happy life in rural surroundings, despite his family's poverty. That is, until his father goes missing while on a train trip.

Cuca begins searching for his father, and meets a wide variety of people as he journeys from a farming camp to the ocean and a large factory and then back to the big city.


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