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O Sangue
Director: Pedro Costa
Year: 1989
Length: 1h38min
Format: SD, HD
Rights expire on: 5/20/26
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In a Portuguese village, while Christmas is apporaching, Vincente, a teenager, and little brother Nino are worried about their father’s regular absence. Peculiar trafics committed by adults get them closer to young Clara, working at their school. Together, they plan to form a clandestine family and try to overcome daily obstacles.


  • Pedro Hestnes: Vicente
  • Nuno Ferreira: Nino
  • Inês de Medeiros: Clara
  • Luís Miguel Cintra: Tio
  • Henrique Canto e Castro: Pai
  • Isabel de Castro: Mulher


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  • Rights expire on: 5/20/26
  • Color: black and white
  • Type: feature film
  • Director: Pedro Costa
  • Screenplay: Pedro Costa
  • Cinematographer: Martin Schäfer
  • Cinematographer: Elso Roque
  • Cinematographer: Acácio de Almeida
  • Costume: Rita Lopes Alves
  • Sound: Pedro Caldas
  • Editing: Manuela Viegas
  • Original score: Heino Eller
  • Producer: José Bogalheiro
  • Producer: Tropico Filmes