About

Lisbon, Portugal, 2010. Pilar, a pious woman devoted to social causes, maintains a peculiar relationship with her neighbor Aurora, a temperamental old woman obsessed with gambling who lives tormented by a mysterious past.

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Directed by

Miguel Gomes

Written by

Miguel Gomes (Screenplay)
Mariana Ricardo (Screenplay)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

Germany, Brazil, France, Portugal

Language

Portuguese

Tagline

Aurora had a farm in Africa, at the foot of Mount Tabu…

Cast

Keywords

lisbon, portugal crocodile neighbor neighbor relationship plantation haunted by the past east africa portuguese colonialism

Lists

#71 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

#92 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?