Under The Ink
Confronting Favela Violence Through Tattoos
In this episode of Under the Ink, VICE meets Tucka, a local tattoo artist in Rocinha, one of Rio de Janeiro's largest favelas.
Bullets & Ballet
Dancing through Gunshots in Brazil's Favelas
VICE follow ballet teacher, Tuany Nascimento and her school “On Tiptoes” in the favelas of Rio. In the centre of a feud between rival drug cartels and military police, her students, aged 4-15, regularly hide from gunfire during lessons.
Carmelo Anthony Explores Rio and its Favelas
Carmelo Anthony won some hardware when he visited Rio for the Olympics, but he still wanted more out of the trip.