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Nachtzug nach Lissabon

Bille August Tyskland, 2013

Cid Medeiros's rating of the film Night Train to Lisbon

The Portuguese cosmological neglect, kind of a Portuguese version to German nihilism, embedded into Prado's prose, deeply strikes a Swiss professor. Pursuing understanding of it all, he got himself into a net of scattered lives broke apart by a right wing dictatorship The film's narrative goes gently as it was an introspective revival of a long time memory. Some existentialist quotes close the deal for a lovely movie