New Perspectives / UK premiere

It’s the Earth Not the Moon (É na terra não é na lua)

  • Gonçalo Tocha /
  • Portugal /
  • 2011 /
  • 193 mins

Documentary / Portuguese

Filmmaker Gonçalo Tocha documents life on the island of Corvo, the smallest of the Azores, with a population of only 440. Gaining the trust of the people of Corvo, Tocha persuades them to unfold for his camera the hidden traditions and histories of the island. “A beautiful meditation on community, isolation and time's passing” (Jay Weissberg, Variety).

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