The Portuguese Woman

Direction
Year
2018
Country
  • Portugal
Runtime
138min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

The newly married wife of Lord von Ketten is determined to make her husband’s family abode, an inhospitable castle in Italy, into a home. When he sets off to battle, staying away for eleven long years, she carves out a life for herself—reading, singing, dancing, swimming, and riding in the forest.

Details

  • Original Title
    A Portuguesa
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Rita Azevedo Gomes, Agustina Bessa-Luís
  • Cast
    Clara Riedenstein, Marcello Urgeghe, Ingrid Caven, Pierre Léon, Luna Picoli-Truffaut
  • Cinematography
    Acácio de Almeida
  • Editing
    Rita Azevedo Gomes
  • Music
    José Mário Branco, Ingrid Caven, Coro Menor
  • Sound
    Olivier Blanc, António Porém Pires, Tiago Matos
  • Runtime
    138 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
    2018
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Festival Internacional de Cinema Mar Del Plata 2018 (Argentina)
    • Berlinale
    • Viennale 2019 (Austria)
    • Festival Spirit of Fire 2019 (Siberia and Moscow)
    • LEFFEST 2018, Portugal
    • D'A Film Festival Barcelona 2019 (Spain)
    • Hong Kong International Film Festival 2019
    • Moscow Film Festival 2019 (Russia)
    • Festival Internacional de Cinema de Jeonju 2019 (South Korea)
    • EPA CINE – Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de El Palomar 2019 (Argentina)
    • Olhar de Cinema Curitiba 2019 (Brazil)
    • China and Portuguese-language Countries Film Festival 2019 (China and Macau)
    • Tokyo/Nagoya Image Forum Festival 2019 (Japan)
    • Kaunas International Film Festival 2019 (Lithuania)
    • Festival de Cine Contemporáneo Blackcanvas 2019 (Mexico)
    • Semana de Cine Portugués no MALBA - Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires Malba 2019 (Argentina)
    • Portuguese Film Festival in Seoul, South Korea 2019
    • CineLibri International Book and Film Festival 2019 (Bulgaria)
    • Tbilisi International Film Festival 2019 (Georgia)
    • Festival Transcinema 2019 (Peru)
    • Films Femmes Méditerranée Marseille 2019 (Frace)
    • Cineuropa 2019 (Santiago de Compostela, Spain)
    • Festival La Mar de Músicas 2019 (Cartagena, Spain)
    • Festival Mujeres de Cine 2020 (Spain)
    • Festival Internazionale di Cinema e Donne-Firenze 2020 (Italy)
    • Festival de Cinema Português no Luxemburgo, Novembro 2020 (Luxembourg)
    • Festival Cinema e Donne Firenze, Novembro 2020 (Italy)
    • EU Film Days 2021, Tóquio e Quioto, Maio e Junho 2021 (Japan)
  • Awards
    • Lady Harimaguada de Oro - Festival Internacional de Cine de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 2019

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