A History of Film in Lisbon

After The Night (Ate Ver A Luz) is a striking indie gangster story set in the gritty slums of Lisbon and is out in UK cinemas and VoD from the 25th April.

Casa de Lava DVD Review

Translated literally as "house of lava", Casa de Lava (1994) was curiously titled Down to Earth in the US. On the one hand, that's a patronising assessment of the film's focus upon the peoples of Fogo, an islan... Read More...

AV Festival: Colossal Youth

Shot on DV using only natural light assisted by reflective surfaces, 2006's Colossal Youth (Juventude em Marcha, literally "Youth on the March") aesthetically and narratively embodies the marginality of its on-... Read More...