European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022
European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022

Programme 2022

Dear friends of the festival,

We are pleased to present to you the program of the 17th edition. Faithful to its original vocation, the festival presents the masterpieces of the European cinema masters and offers you the possibility to discover, identify and affirm the new talents of the cinema of our continent. The festival is also about curiosity, desire and  joy to understand Europe.

We look forward to seeing you in our wonderful Parisian cinemas,
Irena Bilic and the team of the Europe Around Europe Festival

Festival reserves the right to modify the program. The updated program is posted on our website.

Season France-Portugal 2022

Macau – Cidade Progressiva e Monumental / Macao - Progress and Monuments

Macau – Cidade Progressiva e Monumental / Macao - Progress and Monuments

by Manuel Antunes Amor

(Documentary, Portugal, 1923, 6’, BW, silent, Fr ST)

São Tomé Agricola e Industrial / São Tomé - Agricultural and Industrial

São Tomé Agricola e Industrial / São Tomé - Agricultural and Industrial

by Augusto Seara
(Documentary, Portugal, 1929, 11'47”, BW, silent, Fr ST)

Guiné – Aspectos Industriais e Agricultura / Guinea-Bissau – Industrial and Agricultural Aspects

Guiné – Aspectos Industriais e Agricultura / Guinea-Bissau – Industrial and Agricultural Aspects

by Augusto Seara
(Documentary, Portugal, 1929, 12'30”, BW, silent Fr ST)

Acção Colonizadora dos Portugueses / Colonial Action of the Portuguese

Acção Colonizadora dos Portugueses / Colonial Action of the Portuguese

by António Antunes da Mata and César de Sá
(Documentary, Portugal, 1929, 21', BW, silent, Fr ST)

Guiné, Aldeia Indígena em Lisboa / Guinea-Bissau, Indial Village in Lisbon

Guiné, Aldeia Indígena em Lisboa / Guinea-Bissau, Indial Village in Lisbon

by Agência Geral das Colônias
(Documentary, Portugal, 1931, 12'25”, BW, silent, Fr ST)

Gentes que Nós Civilizámos / The People We Civilized

Gentes que Nós Civilizámos / The People We Civilized

by António Lopes Ribeiro

(Documentary, Portugal, 1944, 18', BW, Fr ST)

Guiné, Berço do Império / Guinea-Bissau, Cradle of the Empire

Guiné, Berço do Império / Guinea-Bissau, Cradle of the Empire

by António Lopes Ribeiro

(Documentary, Portugal, 1946, 18', BW, Fr ST)

Beira

Beira

by Felipe de Solms

(Documentary, Portugal, 1950, 7'35”, BW, Fr ST)

Macau, Joia do Oriente / Macao, Oriental Jewel

Macau, Joia do Oriente / Macao, Oriental Jewel

by Miguel Spiguel

(Documentary, Portugal, 1956, 14'30”, C, Fr ST)

Beira, Porta Turistica de Moçambique / Beira, Touristic Port of Mozambique

Beira, Porta Turistica de Moçambique / Beira, Touristic Port of Mozambique

by Miguel Spiguel

(Documentary, Portugal, 1973, 11', C, Fr ST)

Angola – Decisão de continuar / Angola, Those Who Decided to Remain

Angola – Decisão de continuar / Angola, Those Who Decided to Remain

by Vasco Hogan Teves

(Documentary, Portugal, 1962, 23’, BW, Fr ST)

Ghosts of an Empire / Fantasmas do Império

Ghosts of an Empire / Fantasmas do Império

by Ariel de Bigault

(Documentary, Portugal/France, 2020, 112', C/BW, Fr ST)with João Botelho, Margarida Cardoso, Ivo M. Ferreira, Fernando Matos Silva, Hugo Vieira da Silva

An Outpost of Progress / Posto Avançado do Progresso

An Outpost of Progress / Posto Avançado do Progresso

by Hugo Vieira da Silva

(Fiction, Portugal, 2016, 120', C, Fr ST)with Nuno Lopes, Ivo Alexandre, David Caracol

Acto dos Feitos da Guiné / Acts of Guinea-Bissau

Acto dos Feitos da Guiné / Acts of Guinea-Bissau

by Fernando Matos Silva

(Docu-fiction, Portugal, 1980, 86', C, Fr ST)with José Gomes and Virgílio Massinge

Letters from War / Cartas da Guerra

Letters from War / Cartas da Guerra

by Ivo Ferreira

(Fiction, Portugal, 2016, 105', BW, Fr ST)with Miguel Nunes, Margarida Vila-Nova, Ricardo Pereira, João Pedro Vaz, Simão Cayatte, Orlando Sérgio

Deixem-me ao menos Subir às Palmeiras / Let Me at least Climb the Palm Trees

Deixem-me ao menos Subir às Palmeiras / Let Me at least Climb the Palm Trees

by Joaquim Lopes Barbosa

(Fiction, Portugal, 1972, 85’, BW, Fr ST)with Estevão Macunguel, Gabriel Chiau, Helena Ubisse, Malangatana Valente

The Murmuring Coast / A Costa dos Murmúrios

The Murmuring Coast / A Costa dos Murmúrios

by Margarida Cardoso

(Fiction, Portugal/France, 2004, 115', C, VOSTF)with Beatriz Batarda, Filipe Duarte, Monica Calle, Adriano Luz

No or the Vain Glory of Command / Non, ou A Vã Glória de Mandar

No or the Vain Glory of Command / Non, ou A Vã Glória de Mandar

by Manoel de Oliveira

(Fiction, Portugal/Espagne/France, 1990, 112’, C, VOSTF)with Luis Miguel Cintra, Diogo Doria, Luis Lucas