This colourful and deeply moving film is the story of the early years of Brazil’s most beloved President, Luis Inacio Lula da Silva. Born into extreme poverty, Lula was guided by a strong mother who was determined to give her children a good life. He grew up to become a full-fledged member of the union who found his way into politics. However an intense personal tragedy involving his wife and unborn child gave him the courage and ambition to become one of Brazil’s most iconic leaders.

27 May 2014 - 3:05 PM  UPDATED 31 Jan 2018 - 4:11 PM


2 hours 10 min