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510 Ratings

Recollections of the Yellow House

Recordações da Casa Amarela: Uma Comédia Lusitana

Directed by João César Monteiro
Portugal, 1989
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

A middle-aged man, tormented by illness and various problems, lives on Schubert and movies in Lisbon. Kicked out onto the street after a frustrated attempt to defile the landlady’s daughter, he ends up in a mental institution.

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Recollections of the Yellow House Directed by João César Monteiro

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1989 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear

1989 | Special Mention: Filmcritica Bastone Bianco Award

European Film Awards

1989 | Nominee: European Film of the Year

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