46 minutes / Colour / 2016
Directed by
Antonia Gama Márcio Gomes

Anthropologist Antonia Gama

Country of production Brazil

The critically-acclaimed film City of God (2002) is a fiction film based on a novel about a real place known as Cidade de Deus (City of God), located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Through the perspective of multiple local voices, the ethnographic documentary The Way I See Today focuses on the symbolic and real-life effects produced by these fictional narratives. The film also raises issues on control over representation while combining participatory and eliciting methods.

In the 2017 RAI Film Fest

Language and subtitles Brazilian Portuguese

Location(s) depicted City of God Rio de Janeiro