THE QUEST OF THE SCHOONER CREOULA

A CAMPANHA DO CREOULA

By Andre Valentim ALMEIDA

TVU./UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2013

A filmmaker sails aboard the Schooner Creoula to document a scientific expedition but ends up exploring the memories of the Portuguese fishing history on the Newfoundland as well as his own family memories.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • PORTUGAL
    • Languages
    • PORTUGUESE
    • Duration
    • 87 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Andre Valentim ALMEIDA
    • Writer(s)
    • Andre Valentim ALMEIDA
    • Producer(s)
    • Joana MIRANDA (TVU./UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO), Paulo CUNHA MARTINS (TVU./UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO)
    • Synopsis
    • A filmmaker sails aboard the Schooner Creoula to the Savage Islands to document the biggest Portuguese scientific expedition ever made. During the journey he finds memories of the Portuguese fishing history on the Newfoundland where his uncle was a captain, which leads him to the discovery of his country’s past as well as his own.
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