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Barcode: 58954227 Call Number: V-POR 055 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 88 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Portuguese Creator: Directed by Tata Amaral Description: From the producers of City of God and acclaimed writer/director/producer Tata Amaral comes Antônia, a moving, soulful look into the lives of four women living on the outskirts of São Paulo, Brazil. Determined to escape their poverty-stricken lives, the talented young women form an all-female rap group but find their road to success is riddled with sexism, racism, and violence. One by one, they succumb to their grim realities, putting the group's future--and their lifelong friendships--in jeopardy...until they learn that out of struggle comes strength, and out of strength, the courage to continue on. Collection: Language Resource Center