Recordações da Casa Amarela



Lisbon, 1989: In a cheap boarding-room house lives a wretched, middle-aged man. Racked with illness and tormented by bad fortune, the poor devil consoles himself with his love for Schubert music and his passion for the cinema. When he attempts to seduce his landlady's innocent daughter, he is evicted from the house. Alone and deprived of resources, he is confronted by the harshness of the city and soon finds himself in an asylum...

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Joao César Monteiro

Written by: Joao César Monteiro

Produced by: Joâo Pedro Benard, Joaquim Pinto

Main Cast: Joao César Monteiro, Sabina Sacchi, Ruy Furtado, Luis Miguel Cintra, Teresa Calado, Henrique Viana, Duarte de Almeida, Antonio Terrinha, Manuela de Freitas

Nominations and Awards

  • European Film 1989