NGO Helps Kids Learn Filmmaking

By Katya Gubarev, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Possibly Rocinha's first short film, written and performed by the children of the favela, was launched on YouTube on January 30, 2010. “Amor O Cima de Tudo” ("Love Above All") is a 15-minute love story full of intrigue, action and monsters, that mixes the eclectic stories written by the ten students of a video class taught by the Good Hood News organization.

Ten-year-old Gabriel and Aline made . . .

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