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The Convent, 1h30
Directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Films about religion
Actors Catherine Deneuve, John Malkovich, Luís Miguel Cintra, Leonor Silveira, Leonor Silveira

The journey of Michael Padovic, a professor from the U.S.A, who arrives with his wife, Helene, at a Portuguese convent where he expects to find the documents needed to prove his theory: Shakespeare was born in Spain, not in England, and was Jewish. The main characters arrive at the convent where they are greeted by an enigmatic stranger who refers to himself as Baltar; he is the keeper of the convent. Other characters include a fisherman, the beautiful bookkeeper who is attracted to Dr. Padovic's work, and an elderly man who goes by the name of Balthazar.
The Mahabharata
Directed by Peter Brook
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, War
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films based on mythology, Films about religion, Musiques du monde, Musical films, Mythologie hindoue
Actors Andrzej Seweryn, Georges Corraface, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Bruce Myers, Mallika Sarabhai, Yoshi Oida

In general terms, the story involves epic incidents between two warring families, the Pandavas (representing the good side) and the Kauravas (representing the bad side). Both sides, being the offspring of kings and gods, fight for dominion. They have both been advised by the god Krishna to live in harmony and abstain from the bloody lust for power. Yet their fights come to threaten the very order of the Universe. The plot is framed by a dialogue between the Brahmin sage Vyasa and the Hindu deity Ganesha, and directed towards an unnamed Indian boy who comes to him inquiring about the story of the human race.
Capitão Falcão
Origin Portugal
Genres Action, Adventure
Actors Miguel Guilherme, Bruno Nogueira

The film is set in Portugal during the 1960s.
Word and Utopia, 2h10
Directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films about religion
Actors Lima Duarte, Luís Miguel Cintra, Ricardo Trêpa, Ricardo Trêpa, Miguel Guilherme, Renato De Carmine

Le film relate la vie du prêtre jésuite portugais António Vieira, qui vit au XVII siècle.
A Talking Picture, 1h35
Directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, War, Comedy, Historical
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films
Actors Catherine Deneuve, John Malkovich, Leonor Silveira, Irène Papas, Stefania Sandrelli, Leonor Silveira

It is set in July 2001. Rosa Maria (Leonor Silveira), a university teacher, takes her little daughter Maria Joana on a cruise from their home country of Portugal to Bombay, India, to see Rosa's husband who is an airplane pilot. Her motive is to visit the birthplaces of civilisation. At each port, a new person boards the ship. A famous businesswoman (Catherine Deneuve) boards in France, a famous model (Stefania Sandrelli) in Italy, and a famous actress (Irene Papas) in Athens. The captain of the ship (John Malkovich) invites the three distinguished women to dinner at his table, and they all speak in their own languages for the better part of the conversation. Later in the movie, Maria Joana and Rosa Maria are also invited to his table, where the captain presents the child with a gift.
From Now On, 1h42
Directed by Catarina Ruivo
Origin Portugal
Actors Edgar Morais, Luís Miguel Cintra, Rita Durão, Isabel Ruth

Dora (Adelaide de Sousa) divides her time between her work as a beautician, her policeman husband António (Luís Miguel Cintra), and her involvement in left-wing politics. In the story Dora's husband comes across Nelson (Edgar Morais), an unstable kid, makes them realize that what they have in the present is more valuable than what they reject from the past and desire for the future.
Change of Life, 1h30
Directed by Paulo Rocha
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama
Actors Geraldo Del Rey, Isabel Ruth, Maria Barroso

Un village de pêcheurs, au nord du Portugal. De retour de la Guerre d'Angola, Adelino découvre que sa fiancée a épousé son frère. Il tente de la reconquérir, puis entame une nouvelle liaison.
Sofia e a Educação Sexual, 1h41
Directed by Eduardo Geada
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, Romance

L'adolescente Sofia est pensionnaire dans une école suisse quand survient la mort de sa mère. Elle retourne alors au Portugal et revient vivre dans la luxueuse villa familiale à Cascais. Elle doit cohabiter avec son père Henrique et la maîtresse de ce dernier, Laura. Elle comprend alors dans quel monde d'hypocrisie, d'égoïsme elle va devoir vivre désormais.
Ashore
Ashore (2018)

Directed by Leonor Teles
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, Documentary

Sur les berges du Tage au Portugal, un homme vit entre la tranquillité du fleuve et les relations qui le rattachent à la terre. Filmé aux quatre saisons, Terra Franca fait le portrait de la vie du pêcheur portugais Albertino, entouré de sa femme Dalia et de ses filles, dont l’aînée s’apprête à se marier.
Diamantino
Diamantino (2018)
, 1h32
Directed by Gabriel Abrantes
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Fantasy
Actors Carloto Cotta

Diamantino, star du football portugais, est la superficialité incarnée. Un jour, alors qu'il se pavane sur son yacht, il découvre une embarcation de migrants en péril. Il prend soudain conscience que le monde n'est pas si rose, ce qui le bouleverse au plus haut point. Après avoir été ridiculisé en finale de Coupe du monde, il décide d'adopter un jeune migrant pour lui venir en aide. Il ne se doute toutefois pas que ses deux sœurs diaboliques ont d'autres plans pour lui, et que le jeune migrants en question est en fait une agent infiltrée de la police en pleine enquête sur une affaire d'évasion fiscale...
Saint George, 1h52
Directed by Marco Martins
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama
Actors Nuno Lopes, Beatriz Batarda, Jean-Pierre Martins, José Raposo

Lisbonne en temps de crise. Jorge, boxeur sans emploi, est obligé de vivre chez son père, et voit sa femme Susana partir au Brésil avec leur fils Nelson. Pour s'en sortir, il accepte un emploi d'intimidateur pour une société de recouvrement de dettes.
Disquiet
Disquiet (2010)
, 1h30
Directed by João Botelho
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama
Actors Ana Moreira, Alexandra Lencastre, Rita Blanco, Miguel Guilherme, Catarina Wallenstein

Lisbonne, Rua dos Douradores, une chambre. Un homme inquiet rêve et théorise.
Sunday Afternoon, 1h30
Directed by António de Macedo
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama
Actors Isabel de Castro, Isabel Ruth

Histoire d'amour à l'hôpital entre un médecin et sa patiente leucémique.
Le Dauphin
Le Dauphin (2002)
, 1h25
Directed by Fernando Lopes
Origin Portugal
Genres Drama
Actors Rogério Samora, Alexandra Lencastre, Isabel Ruth, Miguel Guilherme, Joaquim Leitão

Portugal, fin des années 1960. Tomás da Palma Bravo, « le Dauphin », est un riche propriétaire menant une vie oisive. Il chasse les animaux et les femmes. Un crime est bientôt commis, et le Dauphin semble avoir disparu.