TRIBUTE TO ANTÓNIO-PEDRO VASCONCELOS 2012
A director with a long and prestigious career who brought crowds to the theatres with his most recent films, is certainly a man to watch. Fantasporto 2012 has decided to pay its tribute to director-producer António-Pedro Vasconcelos.
Born in 1939, he studied law, was a film critic,the editor of the film magazine Cinéfilo and worked on television. He directed commercials and documentaries as well as feature films. He was a cofounder of the Centro Português de Cinema. In feature films, he directed, among others, “Jaime”, “The Immortals”, “Call Girl” and “Beauty and the Paparazzo”.
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40º FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINEMA DO PORTO 40th PORTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
The city of Porto, overlooking the River Douro and close to the Atlantic Ocean, and a World Heritage City, welcomes once again one of the most prestigious film festivals in Europe