03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

:Christmas Inventory

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:Christmas Inventory / Inventário de Natal

Portugal, 2000, 23 min

25th of December, in the Eighties. The family gets together in the grandparents' house. When I was twelve I dreamt that I was putting in motion the static pictures of the crèche. With this film I tried to do the same with the memories of my cousins and relatives, with that house and with those rituals. It's a fake documentary and a fake animation film, a semi-fiction about children who go to war, play music and take over.

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Miguel Gomes was born in 1972 in Lisbon, Portugal. He is a director and writer, known for Tabu (2012), Our Beloved Month of August (2008) and Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (2015).
Best Portuguese Short Film Award - Vila do Conde 2001. Special Mention – Entrevues FF 2001. Torino FF 2001.
AGÊNCIA - Portuguese Short Film Agency
Praça José Régio, 110-1
4480-718 Vila do Conde, Portugal
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