Director / Focus on: MANUEL MOZOS
DIE ENTDECKUNG EINES PORTUGIESISCHEN FILMEMACHERS
(curated by Miguel Gomes)
Born in Lisbon in 1959. He studies History and Philosophy until 1984 before enrolling at the School of Theatre and Cinema, where he specializes in editing. He is responsible for the edition of several films until, in 1989, he directs his first feature UM PASSO, OUTRO PASSO E DEPOIS and, in 1991, XAVIER which remains unfinished till 2002. Manuel Mozos also directs several documentaries and video clips and works at the Cinemateca Portuguesa.
UM PASSO, OUTRO PASSO E DEPOIS (1989), LISBOA NO CINEMA – UM PONTO DE VISTA (1994), CINEMA PORTUGUÊS (...)? (1996), JOSÉ CARDOSO PIRES – LIVRO DE BORDO (1998), OS TRISTES ANOS: HISTÓRIA DO CINEMA PORTUGUÊS 1945–60 (1998), QUANDO TROVEJA... (1999), CINEMA, ALGUNS CORTES: CENSURA (1999), CRESCEI E MULTIPLICAI-VOS (2000), ERUPÇÃO (2001), ANTÓNIO PINHO VARGAS – NOTAS DE UM COMPOSITOR (2002), XAVIER (1991-2002), SOBRE O MAR (2003), OLHAR O CINEMA PORTUGUÊS (1896–2006) (2006), DIVA (2007), 4 COPAS (2008), ALDINA DUARTE: PRINCESA PROMETIDA (2009), RUÍNAS (2009), TOBIS PORTUGUESA (2010), ANGELITOS NEGROS (2011)