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3.9
274 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

Festival de Cannes

2008 | Cannes Classics

Toronto International Film Festival

2009 | Masters

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