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The Ornithologist

O Ornitólogo

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Directed by João Pedro Rodrigues
Portugal, France, 2016
Drama, LGBTQ+, Fantasy

Synopsis

Ornithologist Fernando loses control of his canoe in a wild nature reserve. He is discovered some way off by two Chinese pilgrims, who force him into extreme behaviour to survive a series of brutal tests. An encounter that will mark the start of a mythical journey into north-eastern Portugal.

Synopsis

Ornithologist Fernando loses control of his canoe in a wild nature reserve. He is discovered some way off by two Chinese pilgrims, who force him into extreme behaviour to survive a series of brutal tests. An encounter that will mark the start of a mythical journey into north-eastern Portugal.

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The OrnithologistDirected byJoão Pedro Rodrigues

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Locarno International Film Festival
2016 | Winner: Best Director

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