Hard Times

  • 1988
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Joao Botelho's HARD TIMES, filmed in black and white and stylistically reminiscent of early cinema, adapts the Charles Dickens novel and sets it in modern-day Portugal. The story takes place in Poco do Mundo (World's End), the smoke-billowing town where Viana is a wealthy factory owner. The film focuses on the two children of the town's schoolmaster, who...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
Joao Pinto Nogueira
Manuel Guanilho
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Andi Engel
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Elso Roque
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Antonio Pinho Vargas