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The Consul of Bordeaux

O Cônsul de Bordéus

Portugal, Belgium, 2011


This is the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, a man who issued 30,000 visas for safe passage to Portugal during WWII, in June 1940, defying the direct orders of his government. Among them were 10,000 Jews.

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The Consul of Bordeaux Directed by João Correa, Francisco Manso

Awards & Festivals

Sophia Awards

2013 | 6 nominations including: Best Supporting Actor

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