Down to Earth I Pedro Costa retrospective in presence of Fantomas – Cinema Galeries

Down to Earth I Pedro Costa retrospective in presence of Fantomas

Down to Earth
Directed byPedro Costa
  • ORIGINAL LANGUAGE PT
  • SUBTITLES EN
  • Duration 110
  • Prices 9.00 €, 7.00 €, 6.50 €, 6.00 €
  • Moderator ticket Article 27, Arsène 50
  • Abonnement Carte 5 places, UGC Unlimited
  • CST

Introducing

Synopsis

At first it's noise, desperation and abuse. Mariana wants to get out of the hell. She reaches out to a half-dead man: Leao. Mariana, full of life, thinks that maybe they can escape from hell together. She believes that she can take the dead man to the world of the living. Seven days and nights later, she realises that she was wrong... She has brought a living man to the world of the dead.

Introducing

Synopsis

At first it's noise, desperation and abuse. Mariana wants to get out of the hell. She reaches out to a half-dead man: Leao. Mariana, full of life, thinks that maybe they can escape from hell together. She believes that she can take the dead man to the world of the living. Seven days and nights later, she realises that she was wrong... She has brought a living man to the world of the dead.

Additional information

By Pedro Costa

Born in Lisbon, Pedro Costa attended classes taught by the poet and filmmaker António Reis at the Lisbon Theatre and Film School. His first film Blood had its world premiere at the Mostra di Venezia, in 1989. Down to Earth, his second feature, shot in Cabo Verde, screened in Cannes, in 1994. His other works include In Vanda’s Room (2000), Colossal Youth, screened in Competition in Cannes, in 2006, and Horse Money, which was awarded the Pardo per la migliore regia at the Locarno Film Festival, in 2014.