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Carandiru: The Series 

Carandiru, Outras Histórias (original title)
A doctor volunteers to carry out AIDS prevention work at the largest prison in Latin America, Carandiru, in São Paulo. There he lives with reality behind the bars, which includes violence, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
José Trassi José Trassi ...  Luizinho 9 episodes, 2005
Luiz Carlos Vasconcelos ...  Médico 4 episodes, 2005
Ivan de Almeida Ivan de Almeida ...  Nego Preto 2 episodes, 2005
Ailton Graça ...  Majestade 2 episodes, 2005
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A doctor volunteers to carry out AIDS prevention work at the largest prison in Latin America, Carandiru, in São Paulo. There he lives with reality behind the bars, which includes violence, overcrowding of cells and poor facilities. But despite all the problems, the doctor soon realizes that the prisoners are not demonic figures, there being in the prison a solidarity, organization and a great will to live.

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

10 June 2005 (Brazil) See more »

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Filming Locations:

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

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