Director: Miguel Gomes
Genre: Drama
Year of production: 2015
Running time: 125'

In Portugal, a film director proposes to build fictional stories from the miserable reality he is immersed in. As he fails to find meaning in his work, he cowardly runs away and leaves the beautiful Scheherazade to stand in his shoes. She will require enthusiasm and courage so as not to bore the King with sad stories of this country. Therefore, Scheherazade organizes the stories she tells the King in three volumes.

Miguel Gomes was born in Lisbon in 1972. He studied cinema and worked as film critic for the Portuguese press until the year 2000. Miguel has directed several short films and made his first feature The Face You Deserve in 2004. His film Tabu was released at the Berlinale, where it won the Alfred Bauer and FIPRESCI awards. The film was sold to over 50 countries and won several awards.

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