Original Title: Brandos Costumes
Portugal, 1975
Colour and B/W 75'   Feature Film - Portuguese

Portrait of the everyday life of a typical middle-class family in parallel with the fall of the “Estado Novo”, the 48-year dictatorship led by Salazar. The daughters’ conflicts and frustrations with their parents, their grandmother and their maid find an obvious echo in the country’s collective events.

Language: Portuguese

Luís Santos, Dalila Rocha, Isabel de Castro, Sofia de Carvalho

Director: Alberto Seixas Santos

Production Company: Centro de Cinema Português (CPC)

Forum Berlin Film Festival; New Directors/New Films, New York

Versions: Original Version and Subtitled in English

Availability: The World

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