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Title Arabian Nights. [Kanopy electronic resource]

Publication Info. Kino Lorber, 2015.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (383 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Performer Adriano Luz, Americo Silva, Carloto Cotta, Crista Alfaiate, Fernanda Loureiro, Rogerio Samora
Event Originally produced by Kino Lorber in 2015.
Summary This a monumental and dazzlingly original three-part film by Miguel Gomes (*Tabu*) uses the structure of *One Thousand and One Nights* in order to tell the story of contemporary Portugal. Gomes' Scheherazade tells fantastic tales both fictional and documentary, from talking roosters to the everyday trials of the unemployed. Gomes weaves a colorful, surreal, and politically potent palimpsest of a film that captures how the great recession has affected both our lives and our dreams. Official Selection at **Cannes FIlm Fesitval** and the **Toronto International Film Festival**. *"The films are enchanting for their irony, their humanity, and their reflexiveness."* - Bill Stamets, ***The Chicago Reader***
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English
Subject Foreign films.
Drama.
Balts (Indo-European people).
Motion pictures.
Genre Feature films.
Added Author Gomes, Miguel, film director.
Luz, Adriano, actor.
Silva, Americo, actor.
Cotta, Carloto, actor.
Alfaiate, Crista, actor.
Loureiro, Fernanda, actor.
Samora, Rogerio, actor.
Kino Lorber (Firm), Distributor.
Kanopy (Firm), Distributor.
Music No. 6320829 Kanopy
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