Inside the Mind of Favela Funk
Brazilian Underground Music Culture

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James

Leon, I once again pile on to your reply to my comments about "Favela." C'mon brother, the film you suggested I see certainly does well-document worldwide poverty, and the 25+ minutes of the film I watched brought on tears of anguish for all the unfortunates who are victims of colonialism ...Read more

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Leon

James, you sound angry. And for whatever has made you so angry I am sorry and hope that you find peace. I made no assumptions about you, I lie, the one assumption I made was that you are on Kanopy which means you are interested in learning, which I applaud. I am glad you started to watch the ...Read more

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James

Leon, I read your reaction to my comments about the truly unfortunates who are condemned to live materially impoverished lives in favelas or any other ghettos on this abused planet. You probably mistook me to be some ultra right wing white man raised in a somewhat privileged life style. If ...Read more

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James

I guess being ghetto bound for generations and being inundated with American hip-hop trash will negatively effect these poor souls' minds and morals.....but they still have cell phones and tattoos. De-evolution in action.

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Leon

I think the director made assumptions about the viewer when making this film. Most people who know anything about Favelas or poor areas around the world understand that there are countless causes that make the difficult truths about these areas a reality. I strongly suggest doing more ...Read more

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