25 Songs of April
25 Canções de Abril
Ντοκιμαντέρ / Documentary, Πορτογαλία / Portugal, 1977, 57′ 16mm, Ασπρόμαυρο / Black & White, Με ήχο / Sound Πορτογαλικά / Portuguese
Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Luís Gaspar Μοντάζ / Editing Luís Gaspar Φωτογρ. / Photography Carlos Gaspar, MárioCabrita Gil Manuel Vide Ήχος / Sound Victor Duarte Παραγωγός / Producer Central Distribuidora Livreira, Victor Duarte, Victor Baptista Προέλευση ταινίας / Film Source Cinemateca Portuguesa – Museu do Cinema, IP
Collective film that holds the name of a musical performance that took place in Oporto’s Coliseum gathering a luxurious cast of singers, poets and songwriters. The film is the recording of that live performance and a remembrance of the revolutionary process of April 1974.
He began his activity in the cinema in the area of the publicity film. With the Carnation Revolution he joined the production centers of the Portuguese Film Institute, where he produced and performed a program of six documentaries on Agrarian Reform.