DVD
Portuguese
Title
L'étrange affaire Angélica
Director
Manoel De Oliveira
Actor
Ricardo Trepa Pilar Lopez de Ayala
Uniform title
O estranho caso de Angélica
Language
Portuguese
Publisher
Epicentre, © 2012
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2010
Playing time
ca. 150 min.
Note
Portugees gesproken Ondertiteling: Engels, Frans
EAN
3545020020883

Availability in Flemish libraries

About Manoel De Oliveira

Manoel Cândido Pinto de Oliveira (Portuguese: [mɐnuˈɛɫ doliˈvɐjɾɐ]; 11 December 1908 – 2 April 2015) was a Portuguese film director and screenwriter born in Cedofeita, Porto. He first began making films in 1927, when he and some friends attempted to make a film about World War I. In 1931 he completed his first film Douro, Faina Fluvial, a documentary about his home city Porto made in the city symphony genre. He made his feature film debut in 1942 with Aniki-Bóbó and continued to make shorts and documentaries for the next 30 years, gaining a minimal amount of recognition without being considered a major world film director.

In 1971, Oliveira directed his second feature narrative film, Past and Present, a social satire …Read more on Wikipedia