TABU

By Miguel GOMES

GULLANE - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2012

A temperamental old woman, her Cape Verdean maid and a neighbour live in a Lisbon apartment building. When the lady dies, they learn of her past: a tale of love and crime set in an Africa straight from the world of adventure films.

Festivals
& Awards

Berlinale - Berlin IFF 2012
Competition
New York FF 2012
Main slate
Stockholm IFF 2012
Competition
Tromso IFF 2013
Competition Program
    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • PORTUGAL, BRAZIL, GERMANY, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • PORTUGUESE
    • Director(s)
    • Miguel GOMES
    • Writer(s)
    • Mariana RICARDO, Miguel GOMES
    • Synopsis
    • A temperamental old woman, her Cape Verdean maid and a neighbour devoted to social causes live on the same floor of a Lisbon apartment building. When the old lady dies, the other two learn of an episode from her past: a tale of love and crime set in an Africa straight from the world of adventure films.
    • Partners & financing
    • a O Som e a Fúria production
      in co-production with Komplizen, Gullane, Shellac Sud and ZDF / ARTE
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