Michel Piccoli

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Portuguese man of war

Manoel de Oliveira occupies a unique seat on the global film culture’s board of directors.
Manoel de Oliveira at the HFA
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  March 12, 2008

Belle Toujours

Manoel de Oliveira made this long-range sequel to Buñuel’s 1967 fetish classic Belle de jour .
Quel dommage!
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  May 17, 2007

Waved off

Ah, Eurocinema, the blood and backbone of film culture as it grew from out of the Hollywood shadow in the post-war decades — the Godards, the Bergmans, the Antonionis, the bristling Hungarians, the mordant Poles, the café-dawdling French!
‘New Films from Europe’ at the HFA
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  January 19, 2007