Get inside the raw and gritty world of Sao Paulo's kidnapping epidemic, following a film crew as they ride alongside special police units over four years. With unprecedented access, Sequestro takes you on a white knuckle ride with the police as they locate houses holding captives, listen in on phone calls, free petrified hostages and bust the kidnappers.
In 1997, before the visit of the pope to Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento from BOPE (Special Police Operation Battalion) is assigned to eliminate the risks of the drug dealers in a dangerous slum nearby where the pope intends to be lodged.
Inspired by true events of the Batalhão de Operações Policiais Especiais (BOPE), the Special Police Operations Battalion of the Rio de Janeiro Military Police.
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl), Daniel Brühl (Captain America: Civil War) and Eddie Marsan (Atomic Blonde) star in this riveting thriller inspired by true events. An act of terrorism leads to one of the most daring rescue missions ever attempted.