30.09. - 09.10.2021

April Showers Portugal 2009 | 90 min | OV | Colour | FF 2009

Ivo M. Ferreira

Ivo M. Ferreira , born in 1975, has worked as a director since 1997. His films include “Angola em cena” (2002), “Contadores do príncipe” (2002), “Em volta” (2002) and “À procura de Sabino” (2003).

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Pedro (Concalo Waddington) was born in 1970s Portugal, when the Revolution of the Carnations had just ended a 40-year dictatorship. 30 years later he helps his grandmother Ines (Adelaide João) move into an old people’s home and among her possessions he discovers a fragment of family history, previously unbeknown to him. Pedro grew up without a father. What had happened to him in the aftermath of the revolution? Did he flee, was he kidnapped, did he commit suicide? An emotional drama about the origins of Portuguese democracy.
Original title: Aguas Mil
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Portuguese
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Ivo M. Ferreira
Screenplay: Ivo M. Ferreira
Cast: Joana Seixas, Hugo Tourita, Lidia Franco, Candido Ferreira
Producer: Maria Joao Mayer, Francois D`Artemare
Director of Photography: Susana Gomes, Pedro Cardeira
Production Design: Nuno G. Mello
Editor: Sandro Aguilar, Rodolfo Wedelles
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
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