Five years after its release, the controversial film ‘How to Become the Worst Student in School’ became the target of several criticisms involving apology for pedophilia and went viral on social networks.
Result? The production aroused the curiosity of netizens and the film is currently the 4th most watched on Netflix.
The Ministry of Justice to decree the immediate removal of production from all platforms of streaming.
Currently available in the catalog of Netflixthe Ministry decreed a daily fine of BRL 50 thousand reais if the film is not withdrawn from circulation, “with a view to the necessary protection of children and adolescent consumers” (via CNN). The information also indicates that the dispatch also prevented other platforms on-linelike the GloboplayO TelecineO YouTubea Apple it’s the Prime Videoto display the title
The decision comes shortly after a series of criticisms leveled at the feature film, especially the sequence in which the character of Fábio Porchatan adult, incites the two teenage protagonists to masturbate him.
The film’s screenwriter, Danilo Gentiliturned to social media to face criticism of the work, writing: “O The greatest pride I have in my career is that I managed to displease both PT and Bolsonarista with the same intensity. The tantrums, the false morals and the patrolling: it came hard at me from both sides. No comedian has disliked it as much as I have.”
The greatest pride I have in my career is that I managed to displease both PT and Bolsonaro with the same intensity.
The tantrums, the false morals and the patrolling: it came hard at me from both sides.
No comedian disliked it as much as I did.
I keep laughing 🙂 pic.twitter.com/zh4sz2aZcr
– Danilo Gentili 🇺🇦 (@DaniloGentili) March 13, 2022
in the plot, “Bernardo (Bruno Munhoz) and Peter (Daniel Pimentel) are students and face the classic tasks of fulfilling school obligations, getting good grades, behaving well and complying with school rules, which are increasingly elaborated thanks to principal Ademar (Carlos Villagran). Frustrated, Pedro ends up finding a diary on how to cause chaos at school without getting caught, which leads the two friends to follow the notebook’s tips.