Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Director: Jeff Zimbalist, Michael Zimbalist, Seu Jorge, Mariana Nunes

Cast: Jeff Zimbalist, Michael Zimbalist, Seu Jorge, Mariana Nunes

     
 
This biopic chronicles the incredible journey of Brazilian soccer star Pelé (played as a young boy by Leonardo Lima Carvalho, and as a teen by Kevin de Paula). Birth of a Legend focuses on his youth in the slums of São Paulo and his rapid ascension to the national team, where, at the age of just 17, he helped lead the squad to their first ever World Cup victory

Overview

This biopic chronicles the incredible journey of Brazilian soccer star Pelé (played as a young boy by Leonardo Lima Carvalho, and as a teen by Kevin de Paula). Birth of a Legend focuses on his youth in the slums of São Paulo and his rapid ascension to the national team, where, at the age of just 17, he helped lead the squad to their first ever World Cup victory in 1958. Vincent D'Onofrio co-stars. Directed by Jeff and Michael Zimbalist. ~ Daniel Gelb

Product Details

Release Date:
09/20/2016
UPC:
0030306946498
Original Release:
2016
Rating:
PG
Source:
Ifc Independent Film
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:47:00
Sales rank:
170

Special Features

Behind the scenes; making Of ; Trailers

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Seu Jorge Dondinho
Mariana Nunes Celeste
Diego Boneta Jose
Colm Meaney Coach George Raynor
Rodrigo Santoro Brazilian Announcer
Vincent D'Onofrio Coach Vicente Feola
Leonardo Lima Carvalho Dico (9 years old)
Kevin DePaula Rosa Dico (15-17 Years Old)
Nathan Alves Rosseto Thiago (9 Years Old)
Rafael Henrique DeSouza Reuther Yuri (10 Years Old)
Julio Levy Bodega Owner
Theo Rodrigues Coelho Lima Zoca (6 Years Old)
Jovana Maria (Toddler)
Raphael Benicio Thome Jose Altofini "Mazzola" (14 Years Old)
Daniel DeAraujo Jose's Friend #1 (14 Years Old)
Antonio Karabachian Jose's Friend #2 (14 Years Old)
Jose Victor Pires DaFonseca Jose's Friend #3
Bruce Gomlevski Bauru Youth Cup Announcer
Lui Mendes Railroad Foreman
Milton Goncalves Waldemar De Brito
Tarciso Rossi Bauru Youth Cup Photographer
Carey Strella Maria (4-6 Years Old)
Gabriel Vinicius Reis DeOliveira Zoca (11-13 Years Old)
Andre Mattos Santos FC Coach
Alvaro Diniz Santos FC Assistant Coach
Fernando Caruso Zito
Jorge Xavier Moving Man
Icaro Amado Yuri (15-17 Years Old)
Felipe Simas Garrincha
Guilherme Martins Vava
Arthur Macedo Castilho
Mailson Moura Mauro
Milson Ferreira Didi
Fernando Pitt Bellini
Duda Monteiro DosSantos Brazilian Reporter #1
Garcia Junior Feola's Assistant Coach
Gustavo Mascarenhas Ribas Fofinho (17 Years Old)
Sergio Menezes Mario Americo
Charles Myara Doctor Gosling
Raffaele Casuccio Skoglund (Swedish Player)
Alex Bilbao European Reporter #1
Fabiano Bandeira Djalma Santos
Thiago Rocha Swedish Midfielder Sigge Parling
Cinara Leal Thiago's Mother
Agusto Madeira Brazilian Reporter #2
Emmanuel Pasqualini European Reporter #5
Jon Coterill British Announcer #1
Arthur Murphy British Announcer #2
Jerome Franz French Announcer
Ricardo Accola Italian Announcer
Roger Haag German Announcer
Arthur Jansen Dutch Announcer
Lin Mo Shi China Announcer
Ivan Orlic Spanish Announcer

Technical Credits
Jeff Zimbalist Director,Screenwriter
Michael Zimbalist Director,Screenwriter
AR Rahman Score Composer
Guy East Executive Producer
Brian Grazer Producer
Matthew J. Libatique Cinematographer
Ivan Orlic Producer
Pelé Executive Producer
Michael Rosenberg Executive Producer
Kim Roth Producer
Rodrigo Santoro Associate Producer
Colin Wilson Producer
Dany Wolf Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Pelé: Birth of a Legend
1. Opening Credits
2. Street Kids
3. Football Scout
4. No Magic
5. List Of Invitations
6. Italian Striker
7. Greatest Game
8. One Shot
9. No Bounce
10. World Cup Final
11. Perfect Harmony
12. Ending Credits

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