Arabian Nights, Volume 3: The Enchanted One
aka As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 3, O Encantado First screened in September 2015
Director: Miguel Gomes. Cast: Chico Chapas, Crista Alfaiate, Bernardo Alves, Américo Silva, Quitério, Gonçalo Waddington, Guo Jing Jing, Carloto Cotta, Louison Tresallet. Screenplay: Miguel Gomes, Mariana Ricardo, and Telmo Churro. Twitter Capsule:
What Obama said about guns and religion, but about chaffinches. Heavy histories shrink to bearable fetishes.
Gomes's love letter to Portugal was always equally a lament. He must know how alienating this final stage will be, but an easy finish would make no sense.