2014

Cuca is a boy who lives in the heartlands of Brazil. Because he misses his father, who's left to the capital city in the hope of finding a means of supporting his family, Cuca sets out to find him. During his journey, Cuca will only find a society stricken by poverty, workers' exploitation and a total lack of opportunities.

The Boy and the World

A boy lives with his mother and father in a little house in the country, deep within the heartlands of Brazil. Without any perspective of a job, his dad leaves the home and heads to the capital city. Feeling sad and lost, the boy prepares a bag and takes a train in the hope of finding the strange new world where his dad lives now. But to his surprise, he only finds a society stricken by poverty, workers' exploitation and a total lack of opportunities. A lyrical and oneiric journey revealing the dilemmas of today's world through the eyes of a child.

Release Date:

2014