The Wider Image: Clowning is serious business for doctor to homeless in Brazil's 'crackland'
Andrea Macera, who works as an actress and a clown, puts on makeup as she prepares to perform as Mafalda Mafalda, her clown character's name, at the Psychiatrist Flavio Falcone's house, near an area known as "cracolandia," or crackland, a dangerous wasteland of about eight blocks in the historic center of Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 2, 2021. "The street is crowded, the street is bleeding. We are in the worst moment of humanity," said Macera. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli SEARCH "CRACKLAND PEROBELLI" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES