D STREET MEDIA GROUP - as DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, USA / PROD

Action/Adventure - Pre-Production 2017

A resourceful young motorcycle messenger determined to retrieve his stolen bike must risk his life to confront a criminal gang.

    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Action/Adventure, Crime, Drama
    • Countries
    • BRAZIL
    • Languages
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Writer(s)
    • Leandro MACIEL, Gilson SCHWARTZ, Nicol ALEXANDER, Richard DANTAS
    • Producer(s)
    • Dexter DAVIS (D Street Pictures), Gilson SCHWARTZ (Iconomia), Alain FRESNOT, Serge LEVIN
    • Synopsis
    • Moto Anjos is a gripping and gritty story that authentically portrays the hazardous lives of Brazilian motorbike messengers. Discriminated and disenfranchised, this emerging and growing class struggle to provide for their families, while fighting against pervasive corruption and criminality.
      Alex is a resourceful motoboy who cheats death daily on the most dangerous streets in the world. One night his wayward younger brother robs him of his trusty motorcycle at gunpoint. Alex must risk his life to retrieve his bike, and confront a vicious criminal gang to rescue his brother.
      Determined to protect his brother, Alex refuses to go to the police, and can only rely on the trust and support of his tribe of fellow bikers, along with his newfound love, the young Lillian, an intern at the Traffic Command Center.
      With Lillian's help Alex closes in on his bike and his brother, until he witnesses a brutal execution, and soon becomes hunted by the relentless criminals, as well as a group of corrupt and cruel cops. Alex uses cunning and resolve to save his life, but at great personal sacrifice.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Apr 21, 2017
    • End of shooting
    • Jul 31, 2017