"Manda Bala", 2007 Sundance Film Festival Winner is "Well Above Average" Says Blogger, Stella Louise! LA-Story.com's "Well Above Average" Film Blog
Manda Bala is a documentary about the cycle of violence that plagues the city of San Paolo, Brazil and it won the 2007 Sundance Documentary Grand Jury Prize
Well Above Average Blogger Stella Louise states that this award was well-deserved. A talented, noted screenwriter, Stella Louise reviews slews of movies either as screeners or attends pre- launch previews of new films.
From the blog Well Above Average:
Produced and directed by newcomer, Jason Kohn, the film offers a compelling narrative which weaves together the stories of a corrupt politician, a kidnap victim who had both ears cut off, a plastic surgeon who specializes in reconstructing the ears of kidnap victims, a police officer assigned to the special task force for kidnappings, a kidnapper and a frog farmer.
The rest of the review is located on Well Above Average.. Check it out! Stella’s perspective on films and goes beyond to reflect questions about daily life and includes reviews of cool products too. She’s “well above average”