Manoel de Oliveira (1908–2015)


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Manoel de Oliveira was born on December 11, 1908 in Oporto, Portugal. He was a director and writer, known for Os Canibais (1988), I'm Going Home (2001) and Gebo and the Shadow (2012). He was previously married to Maria Isabel Brandão de Meneses de Almeida Carvalhais. He died on April 2, 2015 in Oporto, Portugal. See full bio »

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(age 106) in Oporto, Portugal

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Os Canibais Director
(1988)
I'm Going Home Director
(2001)
(2012)

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 2015 Um Século de Energia (Documentary short)
 2014 Chafariz das Virtudes (Short)
 2014 O Velho do Restelo (Short)
 2012 Centro Histórico (segment "O Conquistador Conquistado")
 2012 Invisible World (segment "Do Visível ao Invisível")
 2008 Romance de Vila do Conde (Short)
 2008 O Vitral e a Santa Morta (Short)
 2007 Rencontre unique (Short)
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "Rencontre Unique")
 2005 Do Visível ao Invisível (Short)
 2005 Magic Mirror
 2002 Pedro Abrunhosa: Momento (Music Video)
 1999 The Letter
 1998 Anxiety
 1996 Party
 1995 The Convent
 1994 A Caixa
 1988 Os Canibais
 1986 Mon cas
 1983 Capitali culturali d'Europa (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Cultural Lisbon (1983)
 1983 Nice - À propos de Jean Vigo (Documentary)
 1981 Francisca
 1978 Ill-Fated Love (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1978)
- Episode #1.2 (1978)
- Episode #1.1 (1978)
 1972 Past and Present (as Manuel de Oliveira)
 1965 As Pinturas do Meu Irmão Júlio (Documentary short)
 1964 Villa Verdinho - Uma Aldeia Transmontana (Documentary short)
 1964 The Hunt (Short) (as Manuel de Oliveira)
 1959 O Pão (Documentary)
 1958 O Coração (Documentary short)
 1957 A Visita a Portugal da Rainha Isabel II da Grã Bretanha (Documentary short) (uncredited)
 1956 The Artist and the City (Documentary short)
 1942 Aniki Bóbó (as Manuel de Oliveira)
 1941 Famalicão (Documentary short)
 1938 Miramar, Praia das Rosas (Documentary short)
 1938 Já Se Fabricam Automóveis em Portugal (Documentary short)
 1937 Os Últimos Temporais: Cheias do Tejo (Documentary short)
 1932 Estátuas de Lisboa (Documentary short)
 1932 Hulha Branca (Documentary short)
 1931 Labor on the Douro River (Documentary short)
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2 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 8 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

MAOM | Manoel Oliveira | Herdeiros de Manoel de Oliveira | Manuel de Oliveira

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

Spouse:

Maria Isabel Brandão de Meneses de Almeida Carvalhais  (his death)  (4 children)
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He is the only filmmaker whose career spans from the silent era to the digital age. See more »

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