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51st Directors’ Fortnight May 15-25, 2019

A mulher que acreditava ser presidente dos Estados Unidos da America

Fortnight 2003, Feature film, 1H32mn

Synopsis

A woman in Lisbon is convinced that she’s the President of the United States. Although her Oval Office is really a rectangular living room, to her the home is the exact replica of the real White House. Conscious of her power and fearful of losing it, she decides, on the eve of her 37th birthday, to open the doors of the White House to all women and throw an unforgettable party that will ensure her re-election and strengthen her control of the world.

Director

João Botelho

Born in Lamego, Portugal, in 1949, he studied engineering, then film at the National Conservatory. He was the director of the CITAC in Coimbra and the film societies of both Coimbra and Porto.

Alexandra Lencastre
Rita Blanco

Screenplay
João Botelho, Leonor Pinhão

Image
Inês Carvalho

Sound
Philippe Morel

Editing
Pedro Marques

Set decoration
Catarini Amaro

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Title in Original Version : La femme qui croyait être la Présidente des Etats-Unis