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77 Ratings

Palaces of Pity

Palácios de Pena

Portugal, 2011
Avant-Garde, Drama


In this parable on guilt and oppression, which alludes to aspects of Portuguese colonial history, two cousins are potential heirs to their grandmother’s fortune. A new generation may be oblivious to the past, but inherits it nonetheless.

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Palaces of Pity Directed by Gabriel Abrantes, Daniel Schmidt

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