With Centro Português de Cinema (CPC) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Man Is Not a Bird (1965)

81 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A love romance between older, respectable engineer that came in the industrial town to do some expert job and young hairdresser in whose house he stayed in and the consequences of that ... See full summary »

Director: Dusan Makavejev | Stars: Milena Dravic, Janez Vrhovec, Eva Ras, Stojan 'Stole' Arandjelovic

Votes: 1,143

2. Benilde or the Virgin Mother (1975)

112 min | Drama

7.2
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Raised in seclusion, a young woman claims her unborn child was conceived through an angel.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Maria Amélia Matta, Jorge Rolla, Varela Silva, Glória de Matos

Votes: 286

3. Ill-Fated Love (1978)

45 min | Drama, Romance

7.7
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A story about doomed love between to people from different worlds and the impact in their lives.

Stars: António Sequeira Lopes, Cristina Hauser, Elsa Wallencamp, António Costa

Votes: 292

4. Past and Present (1972)

115 min | Comedy

6.8
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Vanda is a young widow, with a number of marriages past her, who tends to venerate each deceased husband, as much as she betrays and denigrates the present one.

Director: Manoel de Oliveira | Stars: Maria de Saisset, Manuela de Freitas, Bárbara Vieira, Alberto Inácio

Votes: 197

5. Trás-os-Montes (1976)

108 min | Drama

7.2
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It's a docudrama with a poetic writing and non-linear narrative. Specifically, it's an "etnofiction": portraits the typical characters of Terra Fria, the North-east of Portugal, showing ... See full summary »

Directors: Margarida Cordeiro, António Reis | Stars: Albino S. Pedro, Carlos Margarido, Mariana Margarido, Luis Ferreira

Votes: 190

6. O Mal-Amado (1974)

100 min | Drama

6.5
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The Soares are a bourgeois couple, living in a good neighbourhood of Lisbon, but João, their son, is not integrating well in that pattern. He attends more political meetings than classes at... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Matos Silva | Stars: Helena Félix, Maria do Céu Guerra, Zita Duarte, Fernando Gusmão

Votes: 37

7. Jaime (1974)

35 min | Short, Documentary

7.3
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A documentary about a deceased psychiatric patient, Jaime Fernandes.

Director: António Reis | Stars: Evangelina Gil Delgado, Jaime Fernandes

Votes: 208

8. Gentle Costume (1975)

75 min | Drama

6.5
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A portrait of the everyday life of a typical middle-class family in parallel with the fall of the "Estado Novo", the 48-year dictatorship led by Salazar. The daughters' conflicts and ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Seixas Santos | Stars: Luís Santos, Dalila Rocha, Isabel de Castro, Sofia de Carvalho

Votes: 105

9. Fragments of an Alms-Film (1972)

75 min | Comedy

6.8
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Director: João César Monteiro | Stars: Manuela de Freitas, João Perry, Dalila Rocha, Catarina Coelho

Votes: 112

10. The Vows (1973)

102 min | Drama

7.2
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A couple of traditional fishermen are linked by a secret vote of chastity. One day, they take in a wounded gypsy man, out of their Christian piety. As time goes by, a relationship, and love... See full summary »

Director: António de Macedo | Stars: Guida Maria, Sinde Filipe, João Mota, Luís Santos

Votes: 48

11. Perdido por Cem (1973)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Artur, in Lisbon for his holidays, wanders aimlessly, and is picked-up by Rui, a young man who is into marketing and advertising. Joana is in Lisbon for holidays, but also trying to escape ... See full summary »

Director: António-Pedro Vasconcelos | Stars: José Cunha, Marta Leitão, José Nuno Martins, Ana Maria Lucas

Votes: 16

12. Nós por cá Todos Bem (1977)

80 min | Drama

6.4
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A film crew goes to Várzea dos Amarelos visit the mother of the director, fixing some of the moments of the local life and listens to the old lady.

Director: Fernando Lopes | Stars: Zita Duarte, Vanda França, Adelaide João, Fernando Barradas

Votes: 26

13. Ma Femme Chamada Bicho (1978)

80 min | Documentary

7.4
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The film documents the places where Portuguese Vieira da Silva, and Hungarian Arpad Szenes were born, met, and lived together, painting, and living to each other.

Director: José Álvaro Morais | Stars: Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos, Arpad Szenes, Guy Wellen, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva

Votes: 21

14. Meus Amigos (1974)

131 min | Drama

5.1
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Filmed just before the Carnation Revolution of 1974. Dark portrait of a group of friends who used to be colleagues at the University in 1962. Ten years later, they have lost all their ... See full summary »

Director: António da Cunha Telles | Stars: Manuel Madeira, Teresa Mota, António Modesto Navarro, Jose Vaz Pereira

Votes: 18

15. The Message (1972)

110 min | Drama

6.1
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Director: José Fonseca e Costa | Stars: Maria Cabral, Francisco Nieto, Luís Filipe Rocha, José Viana

Votes: 32

16. Antes do Adeus (1977)

95 min

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Director: Rogério Ceitil | Stars: Canto e Castro, José Ceitil, Carlos César, Costa Ferreira

17. Mombasa (1980)

50 min | Documentary

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Director: António Escudeiro

18. Cartas na Mesa (1975)

92 min | Drama

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Jorge Lopes is a journalist in a Lisbon daily newspaper. He does story after story in the Portuguese capital, covering all the aspects of its life, accompanied when necessary by Antonio, his photographer.

Director: Rogério Ceitil | Stars: José Amador, Fernando Assis Pacheco, António Beringela, Sacadura Bretz

20. Emigrantes... e Depois? (1976)

98 min | Documentary, History

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August 1975: economic emigrants return to their home villages by the thousands. Traditional political and religious convictions clash with the socialist and modern ways seen abroad, and broadcast by the radio waves.

Director: António-Pedro Vasconcelos | Star: António-Pedro Vasconcelos

21. A Pousada das Chagas (1972)

20 min | Short

5.6
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Director: Paulo Rocha | Stars: Luís Miguel Cintra, Clara Joana

Votes: 10

22. Alta Velocidade (1967)

17 min | Short, Adventure, Biography

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An overview of the assemblage and production of motor vehicles in Portugal, including the local representatives of Mercedes, Morris, and Massey-Ferguson, and subsidiary industries for car parts.

Director: António de Macedo | Stars: Laura Soveral, Fernando Leite Ferreira

23. Máscaras (1976)

115 min | Documentary

7.2
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Director: Noémia Delgado | Star: Alexandre O'Neill

Votes: 20

24. Goa (1980)

50 min | Documentary

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Director: António Escudeiro

25. Donasvinte (1979)

55 min | Drama

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Director: António de Macedo | Stars: Ana Bola, Magda Cardoso, Camacho Costa, António Feio

26. Bestiaire (1970)

42 min | Short

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Directors: Luís Galvão Teles, Bernard Jaculewicz

27. Madanela (1978)

27 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Manuel Costa e Silva

28. Just Peter (1972)

77 min | Drama

5.4
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Pedro is a young agricultural worker who gets caught in the middle of a fight between two families, kills a man and escapes to the capital. He can't find work,resorts to begging, but keeps ... See full summary »

Director: Alfredo Tropa | Stars: António Montez, Ermelinda Duarte, Jorge Ramalho, José Gomes

Votes: 15


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