Bostofrio, où le ciel rejoint la terre

  • Portugal
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In a remote village called Bostofrio, a young filmmaker breaks the law of silence in order to unearth the story of his grandfather. A series of awkward and funny interviews that reveal the secrets and half truths that are the fabric of rural Portugal.


  • Original Title
    Bostofrio, où le ciel rejoint la terre
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Paulo Carneiro
  • Cinematography
    Pedro Neves
  • Editing
    André Valentim Almeida, Francisco Moreira, Paulo Carneiro
  • Sound
    Ricardo Leal
  • Runtime
    70 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • IndieLisboa International Film Festival 2018
    • FILMES DO HOMEM - Festival Internacional de Documentário de Melgaço 2018
    • Panorama Coisa de Cinema 2018
    • Caminhos do Cinema Português 2018
    • The 7eme Lune Festival 2019
    • Festival de Cinema Luso Brasileiro 2019
  • Awards
    • IndieLisboa International Film Festival 2018, Árvore da Vida Special Mention
    • FILMES DO HOMEM - Festival Internacional de Documentário de Melgaço 2018, Best Portuguese Documentary Award is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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