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Mistérios de Lisboa [videorecording] / Paulo Branco apresenta ; un film de Raúl Ruiz ; argumento de Carlos Saboga ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; realização Raúl Ruiz Music ; [a production of Clap Filmes with the participation of Alfama Films, ICA-MC, RTP, Arte France and Câmera Municipal de Lisboa].

DVD DVD ([2011])
Description: 3 videodiscs (266 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [Chicago, Ill.] : Music Box Films, [2011]
4 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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Beverly Main Adult DVD Feature Film DVD Mysteries of Lisbon (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/ Mysteries (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult DVD RENTAL DVD FOREIGN PORTUGUESE & FRENCH MYSTERIES 2012 (Marblehead pickup only) (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult On Order On Order 53310 (Text to Phone) In process -
Reading Adult DVD DVD INTERNATIONAL POR MYS (Text to Phone) Available -

  • Awards: Le Prix Louis-Delluc: winner; San Sebastian International Film Festival: Silver Shell, Best Director.
    • Edition: Special 3-disc collector's set.
    General Note: Based on the novel: Os Mistérios de Lisboa / by Camilo Castelo Branco.
    Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
    Insert ([12] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.) contains two essays, one by the director and one by Jonathan Rosenbaum.
    Bonus features: 35 minute interview with Raul Ruiz; interview with screenwriter Carlos Saboga; roundtable critical discussion about the film for French television; segment on the novelist and the film; radio interview with Raul Ruiz on France Culture; original theatrical trailer.
    Contents: [Disc 1] Part 1 -- [disc 2] Part 2 -- [disc 3] Bonus features.
    Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, André Szankowski ; editors, Valeria Sarmiento, Carlos Madaleno ; music, Jorge Arriagada, Luis de Freitas Branco.
    Participant or Performer: Adriano Luz, Maria João Bastos, Ricardo Pereira, Clotilde Hesme, Afonso Pimentel, João Luis Arrais, Léa Seydoux, Albano Jerónimo ; Martin Loizillon, Julien Alluguette, Joana de Verona, Rui Morrison, Carloto Cotta, Maria João Pinho, João Baptista, José Manuel Mendes, Malik Zidi, Melvil Poupaud.
    Summary: The core story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy who are forbidden to marry, and his quest to discover the truth of his parentage. But this is just the start of an engrossing tale that follows a multitude of characters whose fates conjoin, separate and then rejoin again over three decades in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy.
    Target Audience: Not rated.
    System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; 5.1 Dolby Digital; 2.0 Dolby Digital; widescreen, aspect ratio 1.85:1.
    Language: In Portuguese and French with optional subtitles in English.
    Authors: Ruiz, Raúl, 1941-2011 (Added Author). Branco, Paulo. (Added Author). Saboga, Carlos. (Added Author). Luz, Adriano, 1959- (Added Author). Bastos, Maria João, 1975- (Added Author). Pereira, Ricardo, 1979- (Added Author). Hesme, Clotilde. (Added Author). Pimentel, José Afonso, 1982- (Added Author). Arrais, João, 1995- (Added Author). Seydoux, Léa, 1985- (Added Author). Jerónimo, Albano, 1979- (Added Author). Loizillon, Martin. (Added Author). Alluguette, Julien. (Added Author). Verona, Joana de, 1989- (Added Author). Morrison, Rui, 1948- (Added Author). Cotta, Carloto. (Added Author). Pinho, Maria João. (Added Author). Baptista, João, 1984- (Added Author). Mendes, José Manuel (Actor) (Added Author). Zidi, Malik. (Added Author). Poupaud, Melvil. (Added Author). Arriagada, Jorge, 1943- (Added Author). Branco, Luís de Freitas, 1890-1955 (Added Author). Castelo Branco, Camilo, 1825-1890 (Added Author). Clap Filmes. (Added Author). Alfama Films. (Added Author). Instituto do Cinema, Audiovisual e Multimédia (Lisbon, Portugal) (Added Author). ARTE France. (Added Author). Radiotelevisão Portuguesa. (Added Author). Câmera Municipal de Lisboa. (Added Author). Music Box Films. (Added Author).
    Alternate Title: Title on optional English subtitles and container: Mysteries of Lisbon
    Citation: Ruiz, Raúl. "Mistérios de Lisboa." Chicago, Ill. : Music Box Films, 2011.

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