From Friday 4th September 2020
From Executive Producer Fernando Meirelles (City of God). Socrates, a handsome 15-year-old, is not just another underage kid living on the margins of society while working the construction sites of São Paulo, he has a purpose. Because of the sudden death of his mother, Socrates has had to fend for himself, trying desperately to earn the rent to keep his run-down apartment and remain out of the clutches of social services and his estranged father.
SOCRATES is the debut feature film from Brazilian-American director Alexandre Moratto. It is the first feature produced by the Querô Institute in Brazil where it was co-written, produced, and acted by at-risk teenagers with the support of UNICEF.
For just £9.49 you will be able to stream this new release from the comfort of your home. The film will be available from 4 September and you will have 48 hours to view the film once purchased.
And the first 50 RFT customers can also receive a 10% discount when using code READING_SOCRATES10
Brazil/USA 2020 – A film by Alexandre Moratto starring: Christian Malheiros, Tales Ordakji.
Running time 71mins| Cert TBC | Brazilian Portuguese with English subtitles.