The 36th FantasPorto International Fantasy and Science Fiction Film Festival is back, and as they say, bigger and better. Established and up-and-coming producers, directors and actors join together with film buffs of Portugal in a celebration of the weirdest, the scariest and most fantastical movies from the last year.
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.
On first glance, it looks like an alien spaceship has come to earth to abduct unsuspecting humanoids. This is the Centipede Cinema, an innovative design created for the Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture.