The 38th FantasPorto International Fantasy and Science Fiction Film Festival is back. More than 65 films from no less than 25 countries will unspool, with most making their Portugal theatrical debut.
A crazy cult, serial killer, mysterious cabin, legendary creature, game of death and group trapped in a coffee shop are some of the themes sure to terrorize your thoughts in early September.
The 21st edition of Queer Lisboa, Lisbon’s only film festival dedicated to LGBTQ themes, is scheduled for 15-23 September. Opening the festival is Francis Lee’s acclaimed film, "God´s Own County".
Now, in its third year, Queer Porto 2017 takes place 4-8 October at the Teatro Rivoli. This edition highlights the work of Peter Friedman, the American director of one of the...
Officially, organizers describe Smartfest as an annual national and international film festival produced and made with mobile devices, which celebrates a new way to appreciate cinema, through the use of new technologies.
Documentary films can be riveting, thought-provoking, evocative and entertaining. From 22 October to 1 November, DocLisboa, the International Documentary Film Festival in Lisbon, celebrates this non-fiction form of story-telling. In this edition, 236 films from 40 different countries will unspool in venues around the city, including...
It’s time once again to celebrate independent films in Lisbon. True cine-philes, who appreciate unique techniques, nonlinear stories, experimentation, and raw, gritty film-making, are lining up to participate in the 12th edition of IndieLisboa. This 11-day event, filled with hundreds of screenings, special events, talks and concerts, unspools 23 April to 3 May.
Every year the senior class of this educational institution devoted to hospitality takes on a project to promote the country and further their knowledge. For 2015, the class produces a glamorous film festival focusing on one of Portugal’s A-list products: wine.