Manoel de Oliveira
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Manoel de Oliveira: Manoel Cândido Pinto de Oliveira GCSE, GCIH is a Portuguese film director and screenwriter born in Cedofeita, Porto. He first began making films in 1927, when he and some friends attempted to make a film about World War I. In 1931 he completed his first film Douro, Faina Fluvial, a documentary about his home city Porto made in the city symphony genre. He made his feature film debut in 1942 with Aniki-Bóbó and continued to make shorts and documentaries for the next 30 years, gaining a minimal amount of recognition without being considered a major world film director. Among the numerous factors that prevented Oliveira from making more films during this time period were the political situation in Portugal, family obligations and money.
- also known as Manoel Cândido Pinto de Oliveira, Manoel Oliveira, Manuel de Oliveira, Manoel Candido Pinto de Oliveira
- born on (107 years ago) in Porto, child of Cândida Ferreira Pinto and Francisco José de Oliveira
- nationality: Portugal
- profession: Film director, screenwriter, film editor, film producer, cinematographer, actor, industrialist
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A Dictionary of Film Studies (2012)
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Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
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