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Manuel Mozos

Portugal

Biography

Manuel Mozos was born in 1959 in Lisbon. He studied History and Philosophy before enrolling the School of Theatre and Cinema, where he specialized himself as an editor. Was responsible for the edition of several films until, in 1989, he directed Um Passo, Outro Passo e Depois... and, in 1992, his first feature, Xavier. Since then he also directed several documentaries and video clips. Manuel Mozos works at the National Moving Images Archive Department.


Filmography:

Um Passo, Outro Passo e Depois... (58´, Portugal, 1989)
Xavier (100´, Portugal, 1992)
Solitarium (Portugal, 1996)
Cinema Português? (50´, Portugal, 1997)
José Cardoso Pires - Diário de Bordo (Portugal, 1998)
...Quando Troveja (92´, Portugal, 1999)
Censura: Alguns Cortes (Portugal, 1999)
Crescei e Multiplicai-vos (Portugal, 2000)
Diana (Portugal, 2007)
4 Copas (106´, Portugal, 2008)
Ruínas (60´, Portugal, 2009)
Tony (Short, 2009)
Cinema: Alguns Cortes - Censura II (Documentary short, 2014)
João Bénard da Costa (Documentary, 2014)
Cinzas e Brazas (Short, 2015)
Cinema: Alguns Cortes - Censura III (Documentary short, 2015)

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João Bénard da Costa - Others will love the things I loved

João Bénard da Costa - Outros amarão as Coisas que eu amei (Orig.) / 2014 / Portugal / 76 min

“João Bénard da Costa was the head of Cinemateca Portuguesa for eighteen years. I walked down his memory lane and found his love for painting, for churches, for Proust and Musil, for Italy, films, Mozart, and for his friends. But what I really wanted was to depict the contradictory man of flesh and blood, a free man.” Manuel Mozos

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Ruins

Ruinas (Orig.) / 2009 / Portugal / 60 min

Fragments of spaces and times, remains of eras and places inhabited only by memories and ghosts. Traces of things which time, the elements, nature and human action have modified and still do. With the passing of time everything that was cease to exist, eventually becoming into something else.

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Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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