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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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Pedro Costa
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Cast overview:
Vanda Duarte Vanda Duarte ... Herself
Lena Duarte Lena Duarte ... Herself
Zita Duarte Zita Duarte ... Herself
Manuel Gomes Miranda Manuel Gomes Miranda
Diogo Pires Miranda Diogo Pires Miranda
Evangelina Nelas Evangelina Nelas
Miquelina Barros Miquelina Barros
Paulo Jorge Gonçalves Paulo Jorge Gonçalves
António Semedo Moreno António Semedo Moreno ... Himself
Paulo Nunes Paulo Nunes ... Himself
Pedro Lanban Pedro Lanban ... Himself
Fernando Paixão Fernando Paixão ... Himself
Julião Julião
Geny Geny
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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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Portuguese

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2 March 2001 (Portugal) See more »

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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An Absolute Masterpiece! One of the most powerful films ever!
29 January 2003 | by john_parkerSee all my reviews

Pedro Costa´s «No Quarto da Vanda» is a dramatic picture of our present reality with real people that live day after day trying to find a way to explain their actual state, as drug addicts. It is also a film about generations full of addictions and social problems that don´t have any solution yet... Powerful, contagious and extremely real this is «No Quarto da Vanda» , an absolute masterpiece! 10/10


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