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Boy and the World

Presented by Harvard Film Archive and Cambridge Public Library at Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge MA

Nov 16 2019
Boy and the World

Open your senses to a refreshingly original, uniquely animated feature film from Brazil.

Cuca, a small boy, lives a life of quiet wonder exploring all that the countryside has to offer. But his cozy life is shattered when his father has to leave for the city to find a job. Cuca’s quest to reunite the family sends him on an adventurous journey. Director Alê Abreu’s striking style employs crayon-like drawings, kaleidoscopic images and watercolors that explode with vibrant color. The film’s music—a soundscape of pan flute, samba and Brazilian hip-hop—is on equal footing

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$5 Weekend Matinee Admission (Free with a current Cambridge Public Library card)

Tickets are available 45 minutes before show time at the cinematheque on the lower level of the Carpenter Center. Cash or check only.

Contact: 6174954700


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Harvard Film Archive Cinematheque, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

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