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An unflinching view into the daily life of Vanda Duarte, a heroin addict, in the shanty outskirts of Lisbon.
Eugenio is imprisoned for a minor part in a deal whose major players went free. Aged 65, he wants only to keep out of trouble in prison. He begins writing to a Portugese truck driver living in Boston, pretending to be sweet-natured Maria de Luz. In this invented persona he cons money out of the gull
A mosiac of stories of those who live in Lisbon: Cathy and Pedro can't find a way to get together; Daniel and his friend can't seem to come down from their drug-induced high; the Cruz couple -- who live together out of necessity and are torn apart by hatred; the grandfather who searches for his runa
A writer, on the hottest day in August, waits for an appointment with a ghost; all the while, he encounters long-dead friends from his past who materialize throughout the afternoon.
After receiving an early parole, an elderly peasant returns to his village and discovers the long-term consequences of his murderous crime.
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