All things related to film in the Portuguese capital: festivals, directors, places to see movies, and videos made by our own correspondents.
Rama em Flor: Creating Space for Radical Discussion
August 31, 2018
This summer, Lisbon was home to a glorious celebration of feminism and queer culture sprawled across multiple venues throughout the city, including Zé dos Bois Gallery, Damas, Lounge, and Rua das Gaivotas 6. The community festival brought together international and local artists and activists to present music, talks, films, and discussions, opening up space to […]
What Makes Them Scared: Twelve Portuguese Directors in MOTELx’s 2018 Film Fest
August 17, 2018
Sometimes all you need is a good scare to get the blood pumping. This year’s lineup at Lisbon’s longest-running international horror film festival, Motel X, is sure to get you trembling in your seat for all the right reasons.
A Q&A with Claudio Carbone: Director of Another Lisbon Story
August 10, 2018
“Another Lisbon Story” follows the community that makes up Bairro da Torre — a Lisbon favela — and their active participation in the future of their neighborhood. Director, Claudio Carbone, who was kind enough to answer some questions for Atlas.
MNAC Museum Museu Naçionale de Arte Contemporânea do Chiado
April 6, 2018
Portuguese modern art expertly presented inside an stripped-down, white-washed old palace
Museu da Marioneta
February 20, 2018
Wonderful weirdness on strings
February 19, 2018
Modern art like Portugal has never seen it before, with an additional focus on architecture and technology.
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
February 6, 2018
Art from around the world and throughout the centuries with a badass gifts shop with great books