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Abraham's Valley


In this artful film by 85-year old director [[Performer~P118189~Manoel de Oliveira~manoeldeoliveira]], the heroine, instead of being powerless in the face of a world ruled by men, finds herself to be far too powerful. Beginning when she was a child, Ema ([[Performer~P152831~Leonor Silveira~leonorsilveira]] as an adult) had the kind of looks and manner that could stop cars when she came up to a street -- or cause accidents. As time goes by, she explores her power over men and, as a mature woman, chooses...more