voice of the youth
Deep in the favelas of Brazil, Zee finds himself with a rare opportunity to escape the cycle of poverty and crime that both choke and fuel his world. His struggle to find purpose is guided by the mysterious no-nonsense owner of Cavalheiro, the barbershop where he works.
Yet the moment he steps out onto the cobblestone streets, his chaotic life descends on him – again and again.
When Zee’s artistic talent and passion for painting presents a chance out of poverty, he is forced to take a long hard look at his life, and everything in it.
After a lifetime of inexplicable hurt, anger and fear, can his art finally give him a voice?