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Tabou
(Tabu)

by Miguel GOMES

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It can be said that Miguel Gomes, a leading name of the new generation of Portuguese filmmakers, has reached international recognition with his third feature. Looking back at colonial Mozambique (and its divisive logic) the director builds a film that pretty much works like a split screen from start to finish (without actually using one). A binomial game that ranges from black and white photography, to images from Lisbon and Africa, to a split-in-two structure. A Hollywood love story told outside of the framework of classic cinema. Memories from an African El Dorado that might have never been more than a ghost… AR

  • Titre français
    Tabou
  • Original title
    Tabu
  • Scénario
    Miguel GOMES, Mariana RICARDO
  • Photo
    Rui POÇAS
  • Montage
    Telmo CHURRO
  • Son
    Miguel MARTINS, Vasco PIMENTEL
  • Interprétation
    Isabel CARDOSO, Henrique ESPIRITO SANTO, Carloto COTA, Teresa MADRUGADA, Ana MOREIRA, Laura SOVERAL
  • Production
    O Som e A Furia, Shellac Sud, Gullane
  • Support de projection
    DCP
  • Sous-titrage
    VOSTF

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