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Capitães de Abril

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Renowned actress [[Performer~P17881~Maria de Medeiros~mariademedeiros]] directs this sweeping historical drama set in Portugal about the heady days leading up to April 25, 1974, when that country was finally freed from 40 years of Fascist rule. The film opens with a series of grisly black and white photographs of Portuguese war atrocities committed against its colonies -- Angola, Mozambique, and Guinea-Bissau. Antonia ([[Performer~P17881~de Medeiros~mariademedeiros]]) is a teacher who begs her...more

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