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Neither Bird Nor Fish

Nem Pássaro nem Peixe

Directed by Solveig Nordlund
Portugal, 1978
Drama

Synopsis

A woman translates the first page of H.P.Lovecraft’s “The Silver Key”. Her husband, a journalist, listens closely. Book goes about the conflicts between reality and imagination and tells how Randolph Carter – the film’s character – abandons his everyday life to look for his childhood dreams.

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Neither Bird Nor Fish Directed by Solveig Nordlund

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  • José Neves's rating of the film Neither Bird Nor Fish

    Digital beta. Coming from the cooperative Grupo Zero - also here there was a brief period in which the political revolution was accompanied by an artistic revolution - Nordlund's first filmes would correspond to a cinema in which the premises of a narrative cinema did not prevent the freedom of figuration and editing - the image that follows a previous one does not have to be logically consequential and subsequent.