Films byTexts by Pedro Costa
FILM
In Vanda’s Room
Pedro Costa, 2000, 170’

“If it rains for one hour in Lisbon, it will rain for five hours in Fontainhas.”

Teacher, talking about his neighborhood

 

FILM
Horse Money
Pedro Costa, 2014, 103’

“So we make films on high seas. And as we do not have a book of laws, we work in a very dark area, which is memory, because our material is memory.”

Pedro Costa

 

FILM
Pedro Costa, 2019, 124’

Vitalina Varela, 55-year-old, Cape Verdean, arrives in Lisbon three days after her husband’s funeral. She's been waiting for her plane ticket for more than 25 years.