All things related to film in the Portuguese capital: festivals, directors, places to see movies, and videos made by our own correspondents.
What’s On in Lisbon in October
September 19, 2019
The shops, cafes, and restaurants have finally returned from their Férias, you aren’t melting as much, and the kids are settled back at school. Finally, you can enjoy some culture. We’ve gathered some of the best art, music, and other events in the city in October so you can plan your visit!
What’s On in Lisbon in September
August 7, 2019
The tourists have left, the Lisboetas who run the city’s coolest restaurants and clubs are back, and the summer is far from over. September is one of the best months to be in the city — here’s why.
Last Chance to Register: NIGHTMARE AT THE MUSEUM
July 15, 2019
We couldn’t resist spreading the word about this most excellent idea from most radical dudes and dudettes: MotelX and Museu Arte Antiga. Tomorrow is your last day to register for the Sept. 5 Hell Tour. Without further ado.: NIGHTMARE AT THE MUSEUM At midnight and with a descent into art hell: this is how it […]
What’s On in Lisbon in August
July 3, 2019
Lisbon might feel a little emptier than usual. Or at least the ratio of Portuguese-to-tourists has shifted substantially since so many Lisboetas have jumped in cars and on trains, planes, and autocarros to make their way out of the city. But, fear not, there’s still plenty to do in Lisbon in the hot and sticky […]
What’s on in Lisbon in July
June 28, 2019
How are you feeling? Tired? Have the Festas de Lisboa beaten you down? Well, there’s no time to rest because July still holds so much to do! The sun may be roasting and the streets drenched in beer, but we’re going to get out in search of a little bit of that thing we like […]
How to Be in the Shadow and Not Care About It: An Interview with Director John Alexander
February 18, 2019
Atlas Lisboa chats with the director of the documentary “This Is Love” about the widely influential musician Rudy Love who has nonetheless remained virtually unknown to the general public.
Capital Filmmakers Festival in Review
February 17, 2019
Our correspondents report from the first Capital Filmmakers Festival to take place in Lisbon. Read about the fest’s independent films tackling issues ranging from the migrant crisis to the appropriation of African-American music.