Film Cycle – Tarrafal, 4 films 4 directors. Continuous session with debate at the end

23 of February of 2019 - 15h00
Aljube Museum Auditorium
Tarrafal Never Again! Popular manifestation in the translation of the bodies of the Tarrafal, February of 1978.


Há Setenta Anos no Tarrafal – Os Últimos Sobreviventes
Fernanda Paraíso
2007, Portugal, 58′ — Início: 15h15

Era Uma Vez… o Tarrafal
José Manuel Silva
1998, Portugal, 53’ — Início: 16h15

Tarrafal: Memórias do Campo da Morte Lenta
Diana Andringa
2011, Portugal, 91’ — Início: 17h15

No antigamente do Tarrafal
Miguel Petchkovsky
2009, Cabo Verde, 10’ — Início: 18h45


Debate – 19h

Diana Andringa, Fernanda Paraíso,
Miguel Petchkovsky e Irene Pimente

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