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549 Ratings


Directed by Héctor Babenco
Argentina, Brazil, 2003
Drama, Crime


A doctor starts AIDS prevention in Brazil’s largest prison, Carandiru, in São Paulo, where the population is nearly double its 4,000 maximum. Doc learns from experience the tragic stories of hideous crimes which landed scum there and the passionate dramas behind otherwise decent people.

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Carandiru Directed by Héctor Babenco

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