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Voyage to the Beginning of the World

Viagem ao Princípio do Mundo

Directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Portugal, 1997
Biography, Drama

Synopsis

Manoel is an aging film director who travels with his film crew through Portugal in search of the origins of Afonso, a famous French actor whose father emigrated from Portugal to France, and in process remembers his own youth.

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Voyage to the Beginning of the World
Directed by Manoel de Oliveira

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1997 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

1997 | Special Mention: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury

Toronto International Film Festival

1997 | Masters

The New York Film Festival

1997

European Film Awards

1997 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

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