Tabu Blu-Ray

Tabu Blu-Ray
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One of the most critically acclaimed films of the year, Tabu is a diptych starting off in present day Lisbon where Teresa Madruga gives a luminous performance as Pilar, a woman concerned about her neighbour Aurora's eccentricities. Finally Pilar meets Gian Luca, a figure from Aurora's past. He starts his story and the film jumps back in time to colonial Africa, where he and Aurora had a passionate love-affair. This second part is made as a quasi-silent film, with no dialogue, just music and voice-over. Former film critic Miguel Gomes both uses and slyly comments on all the techniques of cinema to make a truly virtuoso film. With a soundtrack that ranges from Lisztian piano music to cover versions of Phil Spector. Tabu is just a delight. Not to mention the sad and melancholy crocodile...

Special Features
2 Short Films By Miguel Gomes - A Christmas Inventory And 31 Means Trouble
Specifications
Aspect Ratio1.37:1
AudioBrazilian Portuguese Dolby Digital 5.1, German Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1
BBFC15
Case TypeAmaray Slim
CastTeresa Madruga,Henrique Espírito Santo,Isabel Munoz Cardoso,Ivo Muller,Ana Moreira,Carloto Cotta,Laura Soveral,Manuel Mesquita
ColourBlack & White
DirectorMiguel Gomes
Discs1
FormatBlu-ray
HOH (Hard of Hearing)No
IFCO15
LanguageBrazilian Portuguese
LanguageGerman
LanguageFrench
RegionBlu-Ray B
Released2013-01-14
Run Time118
Special Features
SubtitleEnglish
Year2012

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Tags: 2010s, Portuguese