SKU 6492

ALA-ARRIBA (1942) * with switchable English and Spanish subtitles *

Directed by José Leitão de Barros Written by Alfredo Cortez Augusto de Santa-Ritta (poems) Produced by Tobis Portuguesa Starring Domingos Gonçalves Elsa Bela-Flor Luís Pinto Maria Mesquita (Olguim) Madalena Vilaça Music by Ruy Coelho

In a village of poor fishermen in northern Portugal, João Moço and Julha fall in love. Unfortunately, they belong to two different fisherman castes and the community, as well as their respective families, condemn their love. Told in a style shifting between the dramatic and documentary, thie film provides a realistic look at what life was like in the country at that time.

DVD-R is in Portuguese with switchable English and Spanish subtitles. Approx. 88 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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