Amália no Cinema
3 September Capas Negras Armando de Miranda || Portugal || 1947 || b/w || 103 min. This melodramatic story follows the relationship between a law student in Coimbra, José Duarte, and a girl, Maria Lisboa, whose romance ends when he finishes his course and leaves for Porto thinking he’s been betrayed. Later, the girl is […]
Cinema no Estendal
Since 2018, our screen has been travelling around the clotheslines of different Lisbon neighbourhoods and squares to celebrate neighbourhood life with exclusively outdoor sessions. We promote Portuguese cinema and a different setting for the screening of Portuguese and foreign short films. Cinema no Estendal celebrates street steps, clotheslines, neighbourhood life, art and the neighbour’s underwear. […]
O Feiticeiro de Oz
The Wizard of Oz By Victor Fleming (USA, 1939), 102 mins, Fiction, Colour With: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan & Ray Bolger Dorothy lives on a farm in Kansas. One day, as she and her dog are running away from a bad neighbour, they’re caught in a tornado which carries them to the magical land of […]
Jurassic Park By Steven Spielberg (USA, 1993), 127 mins, Fiction, Colour With: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum & Richard Attenborough Directed by Spielberg, Jurassic Park was responsible for a dinosaur craze which took hold of kids and teenagers in the mid-90s. In Jurassic Park, we set off on an expedition to an island owned […]
UP – Altamente
Up By Pete Docter and Bob Petersen (USA, 2009), 96 mins, Animation, Colour (English language with Portuguese subtitles) – suitable for all ages. Having spent his life dreaming of travelling around the world, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen flies to Paradise Falls on an incredible adventure accompanied by a young boy. Overflowing with imagination and limitless tenderness, […]
Indiana Jones – Os Salteadores da Arca perdida
Indiana Jones – Raiders of Lost Ark, by Steven Spielberg (USA, 1981), 115 mins, Fiction, Colour With: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, Ronald Lacey & John Rhys-Davies Archaeologist Indiana Jones is looking for the Ark of the Covenant, a biblical relic containing the ten commandments. Considered a mythical treasure which grants its holder invincibility, […]
AR – Festival de Cinema Argentino
A curatorship of the everyday where everything that seems residual is material, and which incisively reveals various political, economic and social issues emerging in contemporary society. A collection of recent films, almost all previously unseen in Portugal, consisting of six very special fictions, five documentaries and four short films, which reveal the poetry of modern-day […]
Premiere of Teatro de Compras documentary
For each shop, a writer was invited who, after researching the place, came up with a story based on the memories of the place and its historical, cultural and commercial identity. Over eight editions, which were part of the Festas de Lisboa programme from 2009 to 2016, more than 50 artists and 40 shops took […]
Arquiteturas Film Festival
This year the festival will be bringing the theme of Human Nature to the table with the screening of more than 50 films previously unseen in Portugal. Conceived conceptually as a wide-ranging problematization of the relationship between humans and nature, the festival aims to deal with the most urgent issues related to spaces transformed and […]
At Quinta das Conchas, one of the city’s largest parks, hot summer nights from Thursday to Saturday will be packed with films: the open-air cinema cycle will be welcoming various genres from across the world, with free admission. 27 junho A Revolução Silenciosa de Lars Kraume Drama, História 111’; m/12 28 junho Hunter Killer de […]
Lisbon Motorcycle Film Fest
The Lisbon Motorcycle Film Fest is an event which brings together two passions: cinema and motorbikes. Dozens of motorbike films and some international guests will be passing through the Cinema São Jorge over three days.
Film Festival of Brazil in Lisbon
Some of the most recent films have been chosen from the genres of action, drama, romance, comedy, animation and documentary. An initiative by the Brazilian Embassy in Lisbon, in partnership with Linhas Produções Culturais and Cinema São Jorge.
Listening in the Dark
In the room used to preview films during the Estado Novo dictatorship, the lights will go out for the audience to listen to a sound-only documentary about censorship in Portugal during the years of the dictatorship. This is a session designed to be heard, which awakens the memory of a recent past which had a […]
Documentary film “The day the torture stopped”
Documentary by Gus McDonald, followed by a debate with Afonso de Albuquerque, Alfredo Caldeira, Conceição Matos and Fernando Vicente. Watch and be challenged by the films and the men and women who, during the days of the April revolution, told firsthand accounts of torture – and their amazement at being able to tell them freely.
Moving People, Artista na Cidade
A project about encounters. A space to talk about memories, about Utopias and about the future. The encounter takes place between people who have moved around in the world; migrants, refugees who set off in search of a new home. A local actor will also participate alongside the immigrants, in addition to the memories of […]
Incomodarte – Disabilities and Society
Sexuality, independent living and war are the three themes featured in this initiative that brings together films and debate. The objective is to raise community awareness of the issue of disability and of the rights of people with disabilities.
The first session is dedicated to football. Victory, by John Huston 116 min, over 12s As allied POWs prepare for a soccer game against the German National Team to be played in Nazi-occupied Paris, the French Resistance and British officers are making plans for the team’s escape. San Siro, by Yuri Ancarani 26 min, over […]
The third session of thies year edition of CineCidade is dedicated to racing sports. Senna, by Asif Kapadia 106 min, over 12s A documentary on Brazilian Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna, who won the F1 world championship three times before his death at age 34. Engine, by Miguel Ildefonso 5 min, over 12s Man […]
CineCidade, figure skating and gymnastics artistic
The second session will take us into the world of figure skating and gymnastics artistic. I, Tonya, by Craig Gillespie 120 min, over 16s Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes. Giant, by Salla […]
CineCidade, olympic games and diving
The last day of CineCidade takes us to the olympics. Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty, by Leni Riefenstahl 96 min, over 12s The document of the 1936 Olympics at Berlin, orchestrated as propaganda. The Diver, by PV Lehtinen 21min, over 12s Diving is like poetry, each movement flowing into the next.