Aldeia dos Rapazes – Orfanato Sta. Isabel de Albarraque

Bárbara Virgínia

IFFR 2018

Regained

  • 15'
  • Portugal
  • 1946
Virgínia shot her short documentary on an orphanage the same year as her first long film. The camera – eye level with the children – expresses her solidarity with the latter, an exceptional perspective under Salazar’s rule. The adults are out of frame and the children have free reign. 

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Director
Bárbara Virgínia
Country of production
Portugal
Production Year
1946
Festival Edition
IFFR 2018
Length
15'
Medium
Betacam Digi
Language
silent
Producer
Bárbara Virgínia
Sales
Cinemateca Portuguesa
Screenplay
Bárbara Virgínia