- Director: José Hipolito Trigueirinho Neto
- Writer: José Hipolito Trigueirinho Neto
- Producer: Lorenzo Serrano; José Hipolito Trigueirinho Neto
Bahia in the 1940s, Tonio is a young man who is overwhelmed by poverty and prejudice. He was abandoned by his white father and black mother and lives with his grandmother, Sabina.
He flees the family and lives practicing petty theft and is supported by a foreign lover. Tonio is a friend of Manuel, Pitanga and others who are also minor criminals and are in a hideout on a remote beach.
Salvador, Bahia, durante a ditadura de Getúlio Vargas. O marginal Tonio se envolve em um conflito entre grevistas e a polícia. Sua amante tenta afastá-lo dos companheiros, mas ele rouba seus pertences para ajudar os perseguidos. Insatisfeita, ela o denuncia, comprometendo-o politicamente.