Original title: Os Maias: Cenas da Vida Romântica

The tragedy and comedy in Carlos's life begins, grows and ends as the tragedy and comedy of Portugal. In the company of his close friend, João da Ega, allegedly a brilliant writer, Carlos, with his idle existence as an aristocratic medical doctor, spends his time enjoying friends and lovers. Until he falls in love: she is a new character in this revolutionary novel. It's a vertiginous passion that goes beyond that past gloominess, to reach a new and darker abyss…

  • Duration: 140
  • Production year: 2014
  • Country: Portugal

João Botelho