The Rise of the Salt Mountains

  • Portugal
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Doclisboa 2010 - CPLP Award for Best Short Documentary of the Portuguese Competition

Each year the salt pans are harvested to receive salt mountains. Water, mud, wind, sun and man are the elements that produce the emerging salt.


  • Original title
    Como as Serras Crescem
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Maria João Soares
  • DOP
    Maria João Soares e Luís Miguel Correia
  • Editing
    Luís Miguel Correia
  • Sound
    Nuno Morão
  • Duration
    28 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
      • Sandro Aguilar, Luís Urbano. © O Som e a Fúria
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