Progress and Order / Ordem e Progresso
Video, 2011-2014

Progress and Order are a reflection on the state of policing and housing in Rio de Janeiro.



Order (2’41”) was entirely made with youtube images of the police in Rio de Janeiro both in training and in actual operations. It was initially inspired by the death of Claudia Ferreira, the mother of four children, accidentally dragged out of a police car trunk after being shot dead in a drug war operation in a Rio de Janeiro favela


Progress (1’53”) was shot at Favela do Alemão on the aftermath of a police operation that left 19 people dead, in one day, in the community