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Working on the Douro River

Douro, Faina Fluvial

directed by Manoel de Oliveira
Portugal 1931
  • 18 min
4.0
179 Ratings

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.