Blind Man's Buff (1993)

Blind Man's Buff
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 33mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Mário Barroso Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Prista Monteiro Play as Source Material n/a 120972 4000002
Manoel De Oliveira Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Manoel De Oliveira Editor n/a 172 7000001
Valerie Loiseleux Editor n/a 172 7000002
Jean-Francois Auger Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Jean-Paul Mugel Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Isabel Branco Art Director n/a 183 9000001
Paulo Branco Producer n/a 3 3000001
Manoel De Oliveira Director n/a 2 2000001
Isabel Ruth Actor n/a 1 1000004
Diogo Doria Actor Friend 1 1000003
Beatriz Batarda Actor Daughter 1 1000002
Filipe Cochofel Actor n/a 1 1000005
Sofia Alves Actor n/a 1 1000006
Ruy DeCarvalho Actor n/a 1 1000008
Glicinia Quartin Actor n/a 1 1000007
Luis Miguel Cintra Actor Blind Man 1 1000001
Adapted from the play by Prista Monteiro, the action takes place around a flight of steps in a poor neighborhood and concerns the final misadventure of an old Blind Man who has yet again been robbed of the official alms box with which he earns his living. His daughter, besides doing the housework, wears herself out taking in washing. Her companion, an unemployed layabout like many of his friends, lives off the Blind Man's box which has just been stolen for the second time. The incident causes considerable upheaval and ends in tragedy which, by an ironic twist of fate, frees the daughter of her family obligations and...