Viagem ao Princípio do Mundo (Journey to the Beginning of the World)(Voyage to the Beginning)
Viagem ao Princípio do Mundo (Journey to the Beginning of the World)(Voyage to the Beginning) (1997)

Octogenarian film director Manoel de Oliveira travels autobiographical avenues in this portrait of a film director Manoel (Marcello Mastroianni) who is shooting on location in Portugal. During a break, one of the film's actors, Afonso,… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 25, 2000
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

A lovely look at memories, the past, and endings. It's slightly talky, but beautifully autumnal, oddly relaxing and very moving.

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Scott Von Doviak
Film Threat

A motivational speech disguised as a travelogue - a cross-country Chicken Soup for the Soul

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Peter Henne
Film Journal International

An unrushed journey, a loose summing up but not a dreary final testament, through a director's history, conducted by the filmmaker himself.

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