Jean Charles

About the film

Director Henrique Goldman
Producers Carlos Nader, Henrique Goldman and Luke Schiller
Executive Producers Rebecca O'Brien and Stephen Frears
Written By Marcelo Starobinas and Henrique Goldman
Starring Selton Mello, Vanessa Giacomo
Status Premiered at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival in the Contemporary World Cinema section. JEAN CHARLES is a UK/Brazilian co-production with funding from the UK Film Council and the Imagem Group in Brazil. A Mango Films/ Ja Filmes production.
Year 2009
Genre Based on a True Story, Drama


The tragic true story of Jean Charles de Menezes, the innocent Brazilian shot dead by British police in 2005 at the height of the London terrorist alerts.



“One from the heart” – Justin Chang, VARIETY

Jean Charles