Lust for Power

110 min.   |   Portuguese   |   Brazil, 2005

Recorded during the county elections from Rio de Janeiro in 2004, the documentary follows the day-to-day of six candidates from different parties and areas of expertise running for the first time for assembly of the city. The material follows the characters from their party’s convention to the final vote count.



*Opening ceremony of It's All True Festival,


*São Paulo's International Cinema Showing.

With MC Geléia, Antônio Pedro Figueira de Mello, Felipe Santa Cruz, André Luiz Filho, Carlo Caiado, Pastora Márcia Teixeira




Directors: Eduardo Escorel and José Joffily 

Executive Producer: Alvarina Souza Lima

Cinematographers: Fred Rocha, Luis Abramo and Guy Gonçalves

Sound Operators: Bruno Fernandes and Heron Alencar

Editors: Eduardo Escorel, Fernanda Rondon and José Joffily

Researcher: Karina Kuschnier