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A Metamorfose dos Pássaros

The Metamorphosis of Birds

Catarina Vasconcelos

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Documentary, Fiction . 101' . Portugal . 2020 . PT / ST : FR/EN/NL

Beatriz and Henrique fall in love and get married. He goes to sea while she raises their children. Their oldest son Jacinto is the father of Catarina Vasconcelos, who together with him brings her family history to life in this intimate and very personal film.

National Premiere

STARRING

Manuel Rosa

João Móra

Ana Vasconcelos

Zé Maria Rosa

Henrique Móra

Inês Melo Campos

NunoVasconcelos

Henrique Vasconcelos

Catarina Vasconcelos

WRITER & DIRECTOR

Catarina Vasconcelos

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Paulo Menezes

SOUND

Adriana Bolito

Rafael Cardoso

FILM EDITING

Francisco Moreira

PRODUCTION

PrimeiraIdade (Pedro Fernandes Duarte & Joana Gusmão)

DISTRIBUTION

Portugal Film

Portuguese Film Agency

Ana Isabel Strindberg

 

Catarina Vasconcelos

Catarina Vasconcelos Web

Catarina Vasconcelos was born in Lisbon, 1986. After graduating from Lisbon’s Fine Arts Academy, she moved to London where she pursued a MA at the Royal College of Art. Her final project, the short film “Metáfora ou a Tristeza Virada do Avesso” (Metaphor or Sadnessinside out), washer first film. “Metáfora” premiered at Cinema du Reelin 2014 where it was awarded the prize for the Best International Short Film. The film was screened in various festivals such as RIDM – Montreal International Documentary Festival (Best international medium lengthaward), DokLeipzig, Moscow International Film Festival and Doclisboa. Her first feature film, “A Metamorfose dos Pássaros” (The Metamorphosis of Birds”) had its premiere at the Encounters section at the Berlinale 2020.

FILMOGRAPHY

2013 : Metaphor or Sadness Inside Out (doc, short)

 

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