- 1 videodisc (74 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Coombe, Davis.Eastman, Annie.Linsenmaier, Jeff.Markrow, Diane.Smith, Koven.
- Corporate Author
- Women Make Movies (Firm)
- Credits: Director, camera, editor, Annie Eastman ; produced by Davis Coombe and Diane Markrow ; music, Koven Smith, Jeff Linsenmaier.Portuguese, subtitled in English.Summary: In Salvador, Bahia, next to one of Brazil's wealthiest cities, generations of impoverished families have lived in a community of palafitas , shacks built on stilts over the ocean bay. Under a government program to reclaim and restore the bay, hundreds of families face forced relocation. The stories of Geni, Jesus, and Doña Maria, three single mothers and their families shape this film's narrative as they confront uncertainty and insecurity.