Real Rio 2016

How have the 2016 Olympics affected the lives of the real people of Rio de Janeiro?


Real Rio is a six-part grassroots web series that took viewers outside the official Olympic venues and into the heart of local communities during Rio 2016.


Storyhero Media journalists Jordan Wade and Arman Kazemi found a unique way of engaging with the Olympic impact by immersing themselves in Carioca culture and documenting a range of voices in Rio de Janeiro, from demonstration to celebration.



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