The mysteries of Lisbon = Mistérios de Lisboa


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Physical Desc
3 videodiscs (266 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet ([9] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)


General Note
Title from disc label.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
General Note
Based on Os Mistérios de Lisboa by Camilo Castelo Branco.
General Note
Some copies do not have a booklet.
General Note
Special features: interview with director ; interview with screenwriter ; roundtable critical discussion ; segment on novelist and the film ; radio interview ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Jorge Arriagada, Luís Freitas Branco ; editing, Valéria Sarmiento, Carlos Madaleno.
Adriano Luz, Maria João Bastos, Ricardo Pereira.
Raul Ruiz's masterful adaptation of the eponymous nineteenth-century Portuguese novel. The core story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy who are forbidden to marry, and his quest to discover the truth of his parentage. But this is just the start of an engrossing tale that follows a multitude of characters whose fates conjoin, separate and then rejoin again over three decades in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1.
Portuguese or French dialogue ; English subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Branco, P., Saboga, C., Ruiz, R., Luz, A., Bastos, M. J., Pereira, R., & Castelo Branco, C. (2011). The mysteries of Lisbon =: Mistérios de Lisboa (Widescreen.). Music Box Films.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Paulo. Branco et al.. 2011. The Mysteries of Lisbon =: Mistérios De Lisboa. Chicago, Ill.: Music Box Films.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Paulo. Branco et al.. The Mysteries of Lisbon =: Mistérios De Lisboa Chicago, Ill.: Music Box Films, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Branco, Paulo., et al. The Mysteries of Lisbon =: Mistérios De Lisboa Widescreen., Music Box Films, 2011.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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