Visions of Empire


A film about the Portuguese colonial empire as it is seen and shown through photography, from the end of the 19th century until the 1974 revolution that put an end to the political regime that ruled Portugal.


Authors: Joana Pontes, Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo, Filipa Lowndes Vicente
Director: Joana Pontes
With (in order of appearance): Sandra Paraíso, Eduardo Martinho, Filipa Lowndes Vicente, Catarina Mateus, Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo, Margarida Dias da Silva, Afonso Ramos, Carmen Rosa
Producers: Filipa Reis, Patrícia Faria
Assistant director: Luís Nunes, Rui Branquinho
Director of photography: Rui Xavier
Sound director: Armanda Carvalho
Editor: Rui Branquinho, Joana Pontes
Sound editing and mix: Gonçalo Ferreira
Music: Carolina Néu
Colorist: Paulo Américo


Doclisboa 2020