Val Abraham

Vale Abraão
by Manoel de Oliveira3h071993Portugal

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Ema is a very attractive but innocent girl, so pretty that cars crash in her presence. Young marries Dr. Carlo Paiva, who she is not attracted to, but is her father's friend. They move to the Valley of Abraham. Carlo loves her, but decides to sleep in a separate room, to avoid waking Ema when he has to return late at night. With time she begins to feel unhappy about her marriage so, with all the freedom she has, she takes a lover.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Production Compagny : Gémini Films, Madragoa Filmes, Light Night
    • Distributor : Alfama
    • Editing : Manoel de Oliveira, Valérie Loiseleux
    • Director : Manoel de Oliveira
    • Scenario : Manoel de Oliveira
    • Producer : Paulo Branco
    • Photo Director : Mário Barroso
    • Set Decoration : Zé Branco
    • Original Work Author : Agustina Bessa-Luís
    • Costume Design : Isabel Branco
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1993
    • French release date : 1 septembre 1993
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Colors
    • Language : Portuguese

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