Life is a difficult challenge for Mr Bean, who despite being a grown adult, has trouble completing even the simplest of tasks. Thankfully, his perseverence is usually rewarded, and he finds an ingenious way around the problem.
The story takes place in the old streets of Porto and by the banks of the Douro River. A gang of very young kids has just accepted a new member, Carlitos, a shy boy who has "played it tough... See full summary »
A great family comedy / drama who have graced Portuguese television! This is no understatement. Conta-me Como Foi is an incredible show, depicting friendship, love, family dynamics in a very realistic, and meaningful way. With this show, I learned a lot of historical things alongside my parents, watching the jokes of Carlitos (Luís Ganito), Hermínia (Catarina Avelar) and Marinho (Manuel Alves). I think this show is doing a wonderful job retracting the Portuguese society in the end of the 60. I love the family and love relationships, the good plots, and the big storm of feelings... "Cuéntame como passó" is the TV show that inspired RTP to make this program that is, really, my new best friend.
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