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3.3
6 Ratings

Lives Adrift

Vidas sem Rumo

Directed by Manuel Guimarães
Portugal, 1956
Drama

Synopsis

Half-Moon used to be a sailor, now he makes a poor living being a smuggler. He’s a cynic who doesn’t care for Ana or for the child they had together. He lives with the beautiful Marlene who dances in bars. This film, although expressionistic, was censored and 20 minutes were cut, now forever lost.

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Lives Adrift Directed by Manuel Guimarães

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  • Mr. Gumby's rating of the film Lives Adrift

    Manuel Guimarães é um cineasta do povo em tempos dos brandos costumes e estranhas autoridades, filmando as pequenas misérias que não passam discretas no meio da capital. Uma história de amor e crime, onde o bem e o mal se confundem nas atitudes de todos os anti-heróis da narrativa, conduzida por uma montagem formidável que interliga grandes planos e close-ups para arrancar a maior emoção possível em cada...

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