A DOG CALLED MONEY PREMIERS THIS WEEK IN PORTUGAL
A Dog Called Money (2019), which integrated the Official Selection – Out of Competition at LEFFEST’19, is the most recent collaboration between PJ Harvey and photographer director Seamus Murphy, and will see its Portuguese premier on January 16.
SAVE THE DATE: 14th edition of LEFFEST – Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival
In 2020, LEFFEST will return to Lisbon and Sintra for another surprise-filled edition, from November 13th through the 22nd. Committed to a selection delivering the best of contemporary film production, the 14th edition of LEFFEST’s program will transcend the limits of cinema by bridging it with other arts and disciplines.
Beanpole by Kantemir Balagov premiers in Portugal today
Beanpole, a film by young Russian filmmaker Kantemir Balagov, sees its Portuguese premier today, at Espaço Nimas. Bagalov is one of the most promising Russian filmmakers, and one of the greatest revelations made by Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival, which presented his first feature film Closeness in 2017. The film earned him the Best Film and Best Actress Awards at LEFFEST, bestowed by a jury presided by David Cronenberg.
WIM WENDERS AS TIME RUNS BY - Retrospective at Medeia Film Theatres
Medeia Films presents the retrospective Wim Wenders as Time Runs By, a film program dedicated to the german filmmaker which takes place at Espaço Nimas, in Lisbon (until January 2020), and Teatro Campo Alegre, in Oporto (until January 8), and will also be presented at TAGV, in Coimbra.
EMANUEL UNGARO (1933-2019) AT LEFFEST: FASHION AND CINEMA
A guest of LEFFEST from the very start, EMANUEL UNGARO (1933-2019), passed away last Saturday at 86. He took part in the first edition of the then-called European Film Festival Estoril '07, for the debate "Fashion as an artistic expression and its inevitable connection to Cinema".
Prizes Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival 2019
Award-Winning films at the 13th edition of LEFFEST - Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival Announced