I still remember watching this on TV every single christmas. I didn't understand why my family did that every year, but I rewatched it when it showed up on RTP Memória the other day. And I must say, I'm speechless, groundbreaking even today.
Ricardo Gomes is one of the best new portuguese directors of this decade. There, I said it. Here, he takes us on a journey with one of Portugal's fallen stars of the early 2010s. You can almost TOUCH her pain. Beautifully directed. A brilliant documentary. Must watch
an immersive and beautiful insight of the struggles of an artist trying to make her art pop in a competitive field. the homely atmosphere, shaky camera and her shy but nonetheless confident relationship with the camera and director really made this an art piece. the fact that her and the director are dating made this even sweeter