FILM : Talking Picture, A
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Talking Picture, A 2003 Leonor Silveira, Filipa de Almeida, John Malkovich, Catherine Deneuve, Irene Papas, Stefania Sandrelli Portugal, France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt
Director : Manoel de Oliveira   Production Company : Madragoa Filmes, Gemini Films, Mikado Film  Region : ITALY,FRANCE,REST OF THE WORLD

Well-informed mother takes her daughter on Mediterranean cruise stopping off at important sites to impart musings on life and history. SJ

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A Talking Picture [DVD] [Region Free] (English audio)

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Talking Picture, A - Departing from Lisbon.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic001. Departing from Lisbon.

Talking Picture, A - Padrão dos Descobrimentos, i.e. Monument to the Discoveries aka Henry the Navigator monument, off Avenida da Brasilia on the north side of the Tagus.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic002. Padrão dos Descobrimentos, i.e. Monument to the Discoveries aka Henry the Navigator monument, off Avenida da Brasilia on the north side of the Tagus.

Talking Picture, A - And further west off the Avenida da Brasilia on this foggy day is Torre de Belém aka the Tower of St Vincent.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic003. And further west off the Avenida da Brasilia on this foggy day is Torre de Belém aka the Tower of St Vincent.

Talking Picture, A - Silveira in Marseille, France
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic004. Silveira in Marseille, France

Talking Picture, A - Those are the feet of mother and daughter, Silveira and de Almeida. The old port of Marseille foundation plaque celebrating the Greeks' founding of Marseille in 600 BC.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic005. Those are the feet of mother and daughter, Silveira and de Almeida. The old port of Marseille foundation plaque celebrating the Greeks' founding of Marseille in 600 BC.

Talking Picture, A - An overcast view of Napoli, probably taken from Via Pacuvio, looking east.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic006. An overcast view of Napoli, probably taken from Via Pacuvio, looking east.

Talking Picture, A - Silveira and de Almeida on Via Partenope, Napoli, overlooking Castel dell'Ovo.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic007. Silveira and de Almeida on Via Partenope, Napoli, overlooking Castel dell'Ovo.

talkingpic007n. Once on an island called Megaride, according to legend, Virgil, yes he of the Aeneid, laid the castle's foundation with a magical egg, hence Ovo. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-05-2014)

Talking Picture, A - A cultural visit to Pompei Scavi.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic008. A cultural visit to Pompei Scavi.

talkingpic008n. Camera never lies? Vesvius/Somma has disappeared in the heat haze, without any photoshopping! SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-05-2014)

Talking Picture, A - As above.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic008a. As above.

talkingpic008an. Now you don't see it now you do. The volcano has returned to match the "then," unlike the above. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-05-2014)

Talking Picture, A - In the south end of the forum of Pompeii/Pompei.
Talking Picture, A

talkingpic009. In the south end of the forum of Pompeii/Pompei.

talkingpic009n. Same smear marks on the pedestal. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2014)

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