Your Turn (Brazil)

Espero tua (re)volta

Directed by Eliza Capai, Renato Manganello

When Brazil’s economic and social crisis deepened in the last decade, students protested and occupied hundreds of schools, demanding better public education and the end of austerity measures. The feature documentary Espero tua (re)volta / Your turn depicts the brazilian student movement itself. 

The documentary is narrated by three high school students, who represent central points of their struggle. The narrators’ jostling for space and time exposes the movement’s conflicts and demonstrates its complexity.  


Plays in

Spotlight On Brazil Program

Brazil is an immense country with a population of more than 200 million inhabitants. More than 50% of the Brazilian population…

Dates & Times
Cinema Village

Sun Dec 8
2:30 pm

Cinema Village

Sun Dec 8
12:00 pm