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Comboio de Sal e Açucar
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directed by Licínio Azevedo, 1951-; produced by Pandora da Cunha Telles, fl. 1993 and Pablo Iraola, fl. 2007, Ebano Multimedia, Les Films de L'Étranger, Panda Filmes, Urucu Media and Ukbar Filmes; performed by Thiago Justino, 1960-, Melanie de Vales Rafael, fl. 2012 and Matamba Joaquim, fl. 2010 (Princeton, NJ: Juno Films, 2016), 1 hour 28 mins
Mozambique is in the midst of civil war. A single train connects Nampula to Malawi. No civilians are allowed and yet hundreds risk their lives through 700km of sabotaged tracks. Salomão and Taiar are two soldiers who don’t get along. Rosa is a young nurse on her way to her frst job, who soon becomes an object o...
directed by Licínio Azevedo, 1951-; produced by Pandora da Cunha Telles, fl. 1993 and Pablo Iraola, fl. 2007, Ebano Multimedia, Les Films de L'Étranger, Panda Filmes, Urucu Media and Ukbar Filmes; performed by Thiago Justino, 1960-, Melanie de Vales Rafael, fl. 2012 and Matamba Joaquim, fl. 2010 (Princeton, NJ: Juno Films, 2016), 1 hour 28 mins
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Les Lignes de Wellington
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directed by Valeria Sarmiento, 1948-; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, France 3 Cinéma and Alfama Films (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2012), 2 hours 32 mins
This lavish, star-studded epic set during The Napoleonic Wars of 1810 chronicles a multitude of characters - soldiers and civilians, men, women and children, young and old - as their everyday lives are torn apart by war. Dragged through hills and valleys, between ruined villages, and across charred forests and dev...
directed by Valeria Sarmiento, 1948-; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, France 3 Cinéma and Alfama Films (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2012), 2 hours 32 mins
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Mistérios de Lisboa
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directed by Raúl Ruiz, 1941-2011; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Clap Filmes (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2011), 4 hours 26 mins
Raul Ruiz's, Mysteries of Lisbon, masterful adaptation of the eponymous nineteenth-century Portuguese novel (by Camilo Castelo Branco) evokes the complex intertwined narratives of Victor Hugo and Charles Dickens. The core story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the...
directed by Raúl Ruiz, 1941-2011; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Clap Filmes (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2011), 4 hours 26 mins
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O Herói
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directed by Zeze Gamboa, 1955-; produced by Maria Joao Mayer, fl. 1992, Zeze Gamboa, 1955-, Francois d'Artemare, 1966- and Fernando Vendrell, 1962-, Gamboa and Gamboa (Production Company), Films de l'Après-Midi and David and Golias (Production Company) (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins

The Hero (O Herói) is the story of Angola, a nation torn apart by forty years of uninterrupted war, and now trying imperfectly but courageously to piece itself back together. It is also the story of a city, Luanda, like so many in the Third World, trying to absorb the millions of people displaced by civil strife...

directed by Zeze Gamboa, 1955-; produced by Maria Joao Mayer, fl. 1992, Zeze Gamboa, 1955-, Francois d'Artemare, 1966- and Fernando Vendrell, 1962-, Gamboa and Gamboa (Production Company), Films de l'Après-Midi and David and Golias (Production Company) (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins
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Carol's Journey
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directed by Imanol Uribe, 1950-; produced by Andres Santana, fl. 2002 and Fernando Bovaira, fl. 2002, Take 2000, Sogepaq, Sogecine, Ministerio de Cultura, Television Espanola, Canal+ España, Aiete-Ariane Films and Instituto do Cinema e do Audiovisual; performed by Alvaro de Luna, 1935-, Juan Jose Ballesta, 1987- and Clara Lago, 1990- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2002), 1 hour 42 mins,
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Carol, a Spanish-American twelve year old girl brought up in New York, travels with her mother to Spain for the first time in the turbulent spring of 1938, to meet her mother's family. Separated from her father, a pilot in the International Brigades involved in the Spanish Civil War, whom she adores, her arrival i...
directed by Imanol Uribe, 1950-; produced by Andres Santana, fl. 2002 and Fernando Bovaira, fl. 2002, Take 2000, Sogepaq, Sogecine, Ministerio de Cultura, Television Espanola, Canal+ España, Aiete-Ariane Films and Instituto do Cinema e do Audiovisual; performed by Alvaro de Luna, 1935-, Juan Jose Ballesta, 1987- and Clara Lago, 1990- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2002), 1 hour 42 mins,
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I'm Going Home
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directed by Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Madragoa Filmes, Gemini Films and France 2 Cinema; performed by Michel Piccoli, 1925-, Catherine Deneuve, 1943- and John Malkovich, 1953- (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2001), 1 hour 26 mins
Gilbert Valence (Michel Piccoli) is a successful theater actor appearing in Eugene Ionesco's Exit the King, when he learns that his wife, daughter and son-in-law have been killed in a car accident. Over time, Valence's life regains a semblance of normalcy - he takes care of his orphaned grandson, strolls the stree...
directed by Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Madragoa Filmes, Gemini Films and France 2 Cinema; performed by Michel Piccoli, 1925-, Catherine Deneuve, 1943- and John Malkovich, 1953- (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2001), 1 hour 26 mins
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Mad Love
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directed by Vicente Aranda, 1926-2015; produced by Enrique Cerezo, 1948- and Pedro Costa, 1941-2016, Canal+ España and Eurimages; performed by Pilar López de Ayala, 1978-, Daniele Liotti, 1971- and Rosana Pastor, 1960- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2002), 1 hour 59 mins,
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In the tradition of Elizabeth and Queen Margot comes MAD LOVE, a sumptuous epic tale of passion and power based on the scandalous true story of betrothed royalty and betrayed loyalty. Shortly after Queen Isabella of Spain sends Columbus off in search of the New World, she sends her beautiful young daughter, Joan,...
directed by Vicente Aranda, 1926-2015; produced by Enrique Cerezo, 1948- and Pedro Costa, 1941-2016, Canal+ España and Eurimages; performed by Pilar López de Ayala, 1978-, Daniele Liotti, 1971- and Rosana Pastor, 1960- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2002), 1 hour 59 mins,
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Porto da minha infância
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directed by Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Madragoa Filmes, Porto 2001, Gemini Films and Radiotelevisão Portuguesa; performed by Jorge Trêpa, 1982-, Ricardo Trêpa, 1972-, Maria de Medeiros, 1965- and Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2001), 58 mins
With the freedom of inspiration and the rigor of writing that are his trademarks, Manoel de Oliveira returns to Oporto, the city of his birth. The Oporto of this childhood is a city laden with history, a city of artists and thinkers. And, as in a spiral movement, the film moves from the ruins of the house of his b...
directed by Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015; produced by Paulo Branco, 1950-, Madragoa Filmes, Porto 2001, Gemini Films and Radiotelevisão Portuguesa; performed by Jorge Trêpa, 1982-, Ricardo Trêpa, 1972-, Maria de Medeiros, 1965- and Manoel de Oliveira, 1908-2015 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2001), 58 mins
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Fintar O Destino
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directed by Fernando Vendrell, 1962-; produced by Fernando Vendrell, 1962- and Luís Alvarães, fl. 1991, I.C. Cinema, ACT (Production Company) and David and Golias (Production Company) (California Newsreel, 1998), 1 hour 16 mins
Fintar O Destino has the distinction of being the Library of African Cinema's first sports film - but a sports film with a decidedly African twist. It is the story, familiar from countless Hollywood movies and therefore easily accessible to American audiences, of an over the hill sports hero who holds onto his pas...
directed by Fernando Vendrell, 1962-; produced by Fernando Vendrell, 1962- and Luís Alvarães, fl. 1991, I.C. Cinema, ACT (Production Company) and David and Golias (Production Company) (California Newsreel, 1998), 1 hour 16 mins
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The Soft Skin
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directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; designed by Renée Rouzot, fl. 1964; produced by António da Cunha Telles, 1935-, Les Films du Carrosse, Societé d'Exploitation et de Distribution de Films (SEDIF) and Simar Films; performed by Jean Desailly, 1920-2008, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, Nelly Benedetti, 1921-2011, Daniel Ceccaldi, 1927-2003, Laurence Badie, 1934-, Philippe Dumat, 1925-2006, Paule Emanuele, 1927-, Maurice Garrel, 1923-2011, Sabine Haudepin, 1955-, Dominique Lacarrière, fl. 1958, Jean Lanier, 1913-1999 and Pierre Risch, fl. 1964 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 58 mins
This story of a wildly destructive affair between a married, middle-aged literary critic (Jean Desailly) and a flight attendant (Francoise Dorleac) is an alternately dreamlike and realistic portrait of modern love — with a famously shocking conclusion.
directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; designed by Renée Rouzot, fl. 1964; produced by António da Cunha Telles, 1935-, Les Films du Carrosse, Societé d'Exploitation et de Distribution de Films (SEDIF) and Simar Films; performed by Jean Desailly, 1920-2008, Françoise Dorléac, 1942-1967, Nelly Benedetti, 1921-2011, Daniel Ceccaldi, 1927-2003, Laurence Badie, 1934-, Philippe Dumat, 1925-2006, Paule Emanuele, 1927-, Maurice Garrel, 1923-2011, Sabine Haudepin, 1955-, Dominique Lacarrière, fl. 1958, Jean Lanier, 1913-1999 and Pierre Risch, fl. 1964 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 58 mins
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