It is one more a cinematic Portuguese panorama in the city of Coimbra, between the days 10th and 17th of November.
The festival "Paths of Portuguese Cinema" continues with the release of
national cinema showing all the Portuguese production of last year, highlighting the film of Joao Correa and Francisco Manso, Aristides de Sousa Mendes-The Consul of Bordeaux. The schedule affixed to various types of content from cinema, through a varied selection of feature films, short films, animation films and documentaries for all types of audiences. There's a bit of everything and something for everyone. The category of visual essays presents several works by young Portuguese filmmakers, with a large majority of national premieres. New in this show are the national Geopaths cinematography, geocaching to acquaint the participants towards Portuguese cinema and the city of Coimbra, the contest "Arguments Coimbra Shoots up" and the exhibition of short films "A Charm in a Minute." Other event of the festival is the second edition of the film school, "Cinemalogia 2 - from idea to film" which addresses various topics that allow participants to become autonomous in film production, in all its aspects. The contents ranges from the design and development of an original idea of fiction to its view in a theater, enabling learners to produce a short film, using the knowledge of digital video production achieved over training. The teachers include prominent names like Paulo Granga, Tiago R. Santos, Acacio de Almeida, Augusto Mayer, Joao Braz, Rodrigo Lacerda, Nelson Zagallo and Jorge Pelicano.