Topic: Brazilian cinema/ City of God

Description’Fernando Meirelles has been criticised for creating a stigma for the favelas with his City of God’ – Discuss

some useful links:

https://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/sep/25/why-i-love-city-of-god-favela

Social Constructions of the Favela Part 1: Stereotypes in Popular Films

in JSTOR login please search for:

Link, B,G. & Phelan, J.C. Conceptualizing stigma. Annual Review of Sociology.Vol. 27 (2001), pp. 363-385.

Rio’s Favelas in Recent Fiction and Film: Commonplaces of Urban Segregation. PMLA, Vol. 122, No. 1, Special Topic: Cities pp. 170-78. (Peixoto, Marta (2007).

Neto, Alcino Leite. “A YOUTH-CRIME SAGA SET IN A NOTORIOUS RIO GHETTO, CITY OF GOD IS A WAKE-UP CALL FOR BRAZIL.” (2002)

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