"social movements, MST, Brazilian social movements"15 July 2009Factual54 mins
Openly challenge the powerful that generate poverty, inequality and concentration of wealth has been a constant struggle since 1984, during which the MST (Movement of Landless Rural Works) became one of the most important and recognized social movements in the world. Following the everyday life in camps and settlements in Rio Grande do Sul, marches and confrontations, more contributions from activists and cameramen film clips, the report, 50 min., brings the main issues surrounding the challenge of doing agrarian reform.
In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered an investigation into the killer is initiated.
Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.