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3.9
276 Ratings

Working on the Douro River

Douro, Faina Fluvial

Directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Portugal, 1931
Short, Documentary

Synopsis

Manoel de Oliveira on the Douro, the river which crosses Porto. In his birth city he films the workers, the loading and unloading of the boats, the circulation, the inhabitants and the machines.

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Working on the Douro River Directed by Manoel de Oliveira

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2008

Toronto International Film Festival

2009

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