Mist?erios de Lisboa / Paulo Branco apresenta ; un film de Ra?ul Ruiz ; argumento de Carlos Saboga ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; realiza?c?ao Ra?ul Ruiz Music ; [a production of Clap Filmes with the participation of Alfama Films, ICA-MC, RTP, Arte France and C?amera Municipal de Lisboa].
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 257 min.)) : sound, color
- Publisher: [United States] : Music Box Films : 2011.
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Directed by Raul Ruiz.
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Adriano Luz, Maria Jo?ao Bastos, Ricardo Pereira, Clotilde Hesme, Afonso Pimentel, Jo?ao Luis Arrais, L?ea Seydoux, Albano Jer?onimo ; Martin Loizillon, Julien Alluguette, Joana de Verona, Rui Morrison, Carloto Cotta, Maria Jo?ao Pinho, Jo?ao Baptista, Jos?e Manuel Mendes, Malik Zidi, Melvil Poupaud.
A masterful adaptation of the eponymous 19th century Portuguese novel evokes the complex narratives of Victor Hugo and Charles Dickens. The story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between 2 members of the aristocracy who are forbidden to marry, and his quest to discover the truth of his parentage. An engrossing tale that follows a multitude of characters whose fates conjoin, separate and then rejoin again over 3 decades in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy.
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