Set nowadays, the city of Poço do Mundo is presented through the lives of three families: the Cremalheira - whose pretentious boss wants to be a deputy; Grandela - an industrial opressor born from a humble family; and Sebastião - a pathetic operator, unhappy in his marriage. Here, lives are consumed by conformism and frustration, humiliation and oppression, resignation or ridicule, infamy or mediocrity. From puppets to perverts, explorers and humiliated…

  • Duration: 95
  • Production year: 1988
  • Country: Portugal, United Kingdom

João Botelho