by João Canijo
In Caxinas, a fishing neighborhood in Vila do Conde, a city on the north of Portugal, the relationship between the fishermen and their wives is based on vital trust and reciprocal and absolute dependence, in order to assure their families survival. The wife trusts and depends on the fisherman to earn their living, and the fisherman trusts and depends on his wife to govern their living. In this film, we follow a group of women from Caxinas in their daily life and labor, and with their families. With the help of an actress who becomes another woman among Caxina’s women.
17 March 16h15 | Stockholm | Klarabiografen