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Alex (1991)
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The story of a child who faces the emptiness that surrounds the figure of his parents, disappeared in Africa.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ricardo Colares ...
Alex
Teresa Roby ...
Manuela
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Pedro
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Mario
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Barbara
Silvana Marqués ...
Little Girl
Isabel Ruth ...
Professor
Márcia Breia ...
Godmother
Miguel Mendes ...
Barbara's Boyfriend
...
Man in Coffee-House
Luís Lucas ...
Uncle Luis
Maria João Luís ...
Aunt
Vasco Sequeira ...
Grandfather Vasco
Ana Vilante ...
Grandmother
Hugo Correia ...
Little Boy in Lisbon
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The story of a child who faces the emptiness that surrounds the figure of his parents, disappeared in Africa.

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