Tarrafal

Direction
Year
2016
Country
  • Portugal
Runtime
97min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

One day almost everything turned into a pile of rubble and bush. There remained ghosts wandering through the fields, the ruins and the fog. Some of these ghosts are alive. They are those who stayed, those who came back, those who roam the difficult memories of the most cursed neighborhood of the city. Only that this Tarrafal, the name of the field of slow death of Salazar's dictatorship, is not in Cape Verde but in Portugal.

Details

  • Original Title
    Tarrafal
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Pedro Neves
  • Cinematography
    Pedro Neves
  • Editing
    Pedro Neves, Ricardo Leite
  • Music
    Jojo Navarro
  • Sound
    Ricardo Leite
  • Runtime
    97 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
    2016
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
      • Red Desert Unipessoal Lda
      • Rua do Almada 540
      • 4050-034 Porto
      • Portugal
  • Festivals
    • Porto Post Doc (Internacional Competition), 2016
    • CPH:DOX (NEW:WAVE Competition), 2017
    • Filmes do Homem IFF (Competition) 2017
    • Sevilla European International Film Festival (Competition) 2017
    • Filmville Film Festival (UK), 2019
  • Awards
    • Filmes do Homem IFF - Best Portuguese Documentary Award

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