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For the Day to Rise Happy

Pro Dia Nascer Feliz

Directed by João Jardim
Brazil, 2006
Documentary

Synopsis

This documentary reveals the lives of Brazilian teenagers at public schools in their struggle against prejudice, precariousness and violence. Students from different regions and social classes discuss their lives at school, challenges, dreams and projects.

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For the Day to Rise Happy Directed by João Jardim

Awards & Festivals

São Paulo International Film Festival

2005 | 3 wins including: Best Brazilian Documentary (Bombril Award)