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La cité de Dieu (2002) Poster

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Follows 

Brava Gente: Palace II (2000) (TV Episode)

Followed by 

La cité des hommes (2002) (TV Series)

Spin-off 

References 

L'opérateur (1928)
Character in middle of gang war takes pictures for news corporation.
Rio 40 Graus (1955)
The themes discussed, the portrayal of poverty in Rio, and many of the situations and characters are clearly influenced by "Rio 40 Graus".
Rio Zona Norte (1957)
The themes discussed, the portrayal of poverty in Rio, and many of the situations and characters are clearly influenced by "Rio Zona Norte".
Orfeu Negro (1959)
Exposition of character Knockout Ned, similar to that of Orfeu, in he is a trolley/bus conductor, and is handsome enough that he can have any woman in the favela.
Le garde du corps (1961)
The gang war at the end partially follows the plot of yojimbo.
Tout, tout de suite (1972)
Character Lil Ze has publicity photographs taken of him, depicting him with guns as an outlaw, pictures then run in the newspaper.
Scarface (1983)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Brava Gente: Palace II (2000) (TV Episode)

Referenced in 

La cité des hommes (2002) (TV Series)
Quase Dois Irmãos (2004)
The "still-frame" shot of the football in the air is a nod to "City of God".
Redentor (2004)
Quick shot of Brazilian slums
Vengeance Is Mine: Reinventing 'Man on Fire' (2005) (Video)
mentioned a few times
Vous aimez Hitchcock? (2005) (TV Movie)
poster in store
Cafundó (2005)
Tracking shots of chickens are a nod to "City of God".
La cité des hommes: Em Algum Lugar do Futuro (2005) (TV Episode)
behind the scenes footage of Silva
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
In Search of a Midnight Kiss (2007)
poster seen in video store
Levels (2008) (Short)
Mentionned once.
L'oeil du mal (2008)
DVD is shown in Circuit City ("City Of God").
Arte de Roubar (2008)
A large poster is seen on the bedroom wall during a sex scene.
Teste de Elenco (2011)
mentioned by Letícia
Max Payne 3 (2012) (Video Game)
The setting was used as inspiration.
End Roll (2012)
DVD is shown ("City of God").
Filmbarátok Podcast: Episode #1.15 (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Aftershock, l'Enfer sur Terre (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Christine (2013) (TV Episode)
Blu-ray release
Edición Especial Coleccionista: Serpico (2013) (TV Episode)
Blu-ray release
Weaverfish (2013)
Mentioned during the "fish puns in film titles" scene
La Cité de Dieu: 10 Ans Après (2013)
It's a documentary on the life of the actors 10 years after the lauching of the award winning film City of God.
Dope (2015)
The "rewind" scenes.
Film '72: Episode #44.3 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Helen O'Hara when reviewing Trash (2014); also mentioned by Danny Leigh when reviewing Trash (2014)

Features 

Jornal Nacional (1969) (TV Series)
footage in the end of movie

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert & the Movies: The Best Films of 2002 (2003) (TV Episode)
Ebert's #2 pick.
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
50 Films to See Before You Die (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
Maltin on Movies: Top 10 Films of the Decade (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.

Spoofed in 

Totalmente Inocentes (2012)
one of the main spoofs of the film
Copa de Elite (2014)
One of the main parodies.

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