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THE ISLAND OF LOVE
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A ILHA DOS AMORES

(THE ISLAND OF LOVE)

Directed by : Paulo ROCHA

Year of production : 1982 Country : PORTUGAL, JAPAN Length : 169 minutes

Synopsis

The period, work, love affairs, life and death of Wenceslau de Moraes, the great Portuguese writer of Asia, born in Lisbon in 1854, who died in Tokushima, Southern Japan, in 1929. “The Island of Love” is taken from the title of the most famous chapter in “The Lusiads”, the epic poem by Luiz Vaz de Camões, great Portuguese poet of the 16th century.

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Casting

- Camilo Pessanha

- Wenceslau de Moraes

- Isabel, Venus

- Francisca

- Paintre

THE ISLAND OF LOVE

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Production

CINEMATECA PORTUGUESA - MUSEU DO CINEMA - Rua Barata Salgueiro, 39 1269-059 LISBOA LISBOA PORTUGAL - T: 351 351213596200 - cinemateca@cinemateca.pt - www.cinemateca.pt