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187 Ratings

Boy and the World

O Menino e o Mundo

Directed by Alê Abreu
Brazil, 2013


Feeling the absence of his Father, a Boy leaves behind his quiet life in his village and Mother in search of him, only to discover a world filled with strange people and machinery through his multi-colored and abstract eyes.

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Boy and the World Directed by Alê Abreu

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2016 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

Village Voice Film Poll

2015 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature

São Paulo International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Brazilian Film (Youth Award)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2015 | Nominee: Best Animated Feature

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