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In Vanda's Room (2000)

No Quarto da Vanda (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 2 March 2001 (Portugal)
The film follows the daily life of Vanda Duarte, a heroin addict in Lisbon, and the community she lives in.

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Vanda Duarte ...
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Lena Duarte ...
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Zita Duarte ...
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Manuel Gomes Miranda
Diogo Pires Miranda
Evangelina Nelas
Miquelina Barros
Paulo Jorge Gonçalves
António Semedo Moreno ...
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Paulo Nunes ...
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Pedro Lanban ...
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Fernando Paixão ...
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Julião
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The film follows the daily life of Vanda Duarte, a heroin addict in Lisbon, and the community she lives in.

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A Masterpiece! One of the best films of 2000.
26 January 2003 | by (Lisboa, Portugal) – See all my reviews

«No Quarto da Vanda» is one of the most powerful films that i have ever seen.It´s a perfect picture of our actual reality. Drugs are the cause of poverty in a great amount of civilized and non-civilized countries.

Pedro Costa´s «No Quarto da Vanda» is certainly an alert for those people that still live in a magic world full of happiness and joy... Impressive and cruelly real!

Luis Mendonça, John-Parker. 10/10.


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