Contramaré (Against Maré) (Brazil; Portugal, 28 min 55 sec)

Directed by: Daniel Marenco

CONTRAMARÉ is a documentary about people overcoming difficulties in a favela located in the Northern Zone of Rio de Janeiro through music. In Maré, where the sound of shooting is part of the routine, the Maré do Amanhã Orchestra teaches classical music, transforming the perspectives of young people. This story has protagonists children and teenagers who are discovering new ways of life with the support of musical score and instruments.