In the documentary film Streetkids United II - The Girls From Rio the Brazilian girls' football team is followed as they prepare themselves for the tournament that will change their lives forever, the Street Child World Cup. In the midst of police and drug gangs confrontations the Favela Street Girls strive to keep their dreams alive.
Streetkids United II - The Girls From Rio
Director: Maria Clara
Producers: Mike Downey, Jamillah van der Hulst, Conrad Alleblas & Sam Taylor
Executive Producers: Stephen Daldry & Beeban Kidron
A Music and Film Entertainment & JaJa Film Productions production in co-production with Total Entertainment
With support of: Witsenburg Natural Products, Cordaid & AgriNurture, Inc.
Music Trailer: Ayu Lestari, Juninho VG & London Elektricity, S.P.Y and Diane Charlemagne
Aerial Drone Footage: Gaivota.TV
Film festival enquiries:
JaJa Film Productions