Maria d'Aires

Maria d'Aires

Movies for Maria d'Aires...

The Art of Dying Far Away
Title: The Art of Dying Far Away
Character: Dr.ª Cintia
Released: August 31, 2020
Type: Movie
Can a turtle, the most pacific animal on earth, start a range of significant events that are going to forever change a couple's life? After dividing all their assets, Arnaldo e Barbara still have one decision to make before they formalize their separation: what to do with the turtle? Amongst hesitation and failed solutions, unintended burglaries, police stations, plastic natures and misunderstandings, a single turtle fate is postponing this couple's separation. Because they know that, when they give the turtle back to its natural habitat, their relationship will be over. Are they ready for that last step?
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Fatima
Title: Fatima
Released: August 13, 2020
Type: Movie
In 1917, outside the parish of Fátima, Portugal, a 10-year-old girl and her two younger cousins witness multiple visitations of the Virgin Mary, who tells them that only prayer and suffering will bring an end to World War I. As secularist government officials and Church leaders try to force the children to recant their story, word of the sighting spreads across the country, inspiring religious pilgrims to flock to the site in hopes of witnessing a miracle..
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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Title: The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Character: Panicky Woman 2
Released: May 19, 2018
Type: Movie
Toby, a cynical film director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.
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Title: Vidas Opostas
Character: Leonor
Released: April 9, 2018
Type: TV
Eva Lemos lives a stable and seemingly happy life, until Marco, her husband, disappears suddenly after knowing that she is pregnant. Marco steals all her money, leaving her homeless and without a job, while Eva learns that Marco was only with her out of interest and lives a double life with Maria. Hatred and revolt take Eva into a journey that transforms her deeply... and not for the better.
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O Segredo das Pedras Vivas
Title: O Segredo das Pedras Vivas
Character: Rosinda
Released: September 10, 2016
Type: Movie
In an isolated village of the Alentejo region, a conflict arises. José Vitorino, one of the landowners of the region, rich in prehistoric monuments, wants to build a luxurious solarium in lands filled with ancient rocks, places of devotion and sacred rituals. Indifferent to the people’s protest, who believe in the magical powers of the stones and that the region’s drought is due to the rocks’ destruction, José Vitorino hires an architect to plan his new house. On christmas eve, in the middle of the winter solstice, a strange ceremony around a dolmen, once an altar for bloody sacrifices in more remote times, releases a harmful spell. A race against time to reverse the faulty charm begins.
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Impossible Love
Title: Impossible Love
Character: Amélia
Released: December 24, 2015
Type: Movie
Cristina disappears. Tiago, her boyfriend, says that she was kidnapped, two police officers (Marco and Madalena) investigate the case and try to find the truth.
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Benoît Brisefer : Les taxis rouges
Title: Benoît Brisefer : Les taxis rouges
Character: Mère de famille
Released: December 17, 2014
Type: Movie
At first sight, 10-year-old Benoît Brisefer, seems like any other little boy his age. However, Benoît is endowed with amazing force. All the bandits who cross his path learn this to their own cost. But, unfortunately, no one is perfect... As soon as he catches a cold, Benoît loses his extraordinary physical abilities. Hence he never takes off the woollen scarf wrapped around his neck. Brave and very determined, he doesn't hesitate a second to take action to defend his friends. So, when Poilonez - a well known crook - and his gang decide to focus on Mr. Dussiflard, his taxi driver friend, Benoît does all that he can to thwart his plans.
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Night Train to Lisbon
Title: Night Train to Lisbon
Character: Spitting Woman
Released: March 7, 2013
Type: Movie
Raimund Gregorius, having saved a beautiful Portuguese woman from leaping to her death, stumbles upon a mesmerizing book by a Portuguese author, which compels him to suddenly abandon the boring life he has led for years and to embark on an enthralling adventure. In search of the author, Gregorius acts as detective, pulling together pieces of a puzzle that involves political and emotional intrigue and the highest possible stakes. His voyage is one that transcends time and space, delving into the realms of history, medicine and love, all in search of true meaning to his life.
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Title: Conexão
Character: Rosa
Released: March 19, 2011
Type: TV
The border between the North of Portugal and Galicia is the biggest drug entry point in Europe. History not only reflects the reality of clans but also engages in social implications.
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Assault on the Santa Maria
Title: Assault on the Santa Maria
Character: Amália Enes
Released: September 23, 2010
Type: Movie
On January 22, 1961, a group of Portuguese and Spanish opposition movement members seized control of the Santa Maria, a Portuguese luxury cruise liner, an operation devised by Henrique Galvão to expose the Government of Portugal as a dictatorship.
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Cold Day
Title: Cold Day
Released: August 9, 2009
Type: Movie
A portrait of a first relationship, previous to the external world, the one of the family. In a winter in Lisbon, father, mother, son and daughter trace the path of a day by themselves. A film that develops through characters who have for their antagonist life itself, with nothing (and everything) heroic about it.
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O Último Condenado à Morte
Title: O Último Condenado à Morte
Character: Mãe de Francisco
Released: May 28, 2009
Type: Movie
The story about the last man to be sentenced to death in Portugal.
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Veneno Cura
Title: Veneno Cura
Character: Prison Guard #1
Released: October 23, 2008
Type: Movie
In oPorto there is a club, Imperatriz, where everything is permitted. A moment in which all intersect in the dark night.
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The Other Side
Title: The Other Side
Character: Maria
Released: October 25, 2007
Type: Movie
Ricardo is a transvestite. After a failed attempt of suicide, he has to come back to his roots and to relearn how to live with the inspiring help of his sister and, mostly, of his nephew Vasco, who has Down syndrome.
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Blood Curse
Title: Blood Curse
Character: Rosa
Released: February 24, 2006
Type: Movie
An urban family inherits an old country house located in a small village. Upon their arrival they try to adapt to the new lifestyle, but they soon learn that the village is overshadowed by superstition and mysterious folklore. As they are plagued by strange events, they learn more about the history of their family, and slowly begin to believe by inheriting the house, they also inherited a curse.
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Undo - um Conto de Fadas do Séc. XXI
Title: Undo - um Conto de Fadas do Séc. XXI
Released: January 1, 2004
Type: Movie
A fairy tale from the computer age: a 15 year-old boy finds a computer, which has the magical power of undoing short periods of his life.
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O Rapaz do Trapézio Voador
Title: O Rapaz do Trapézio Voador
Character: Miquelina
Released: September 12, 2003
Type: Movie
One bad thing never comes alone, says the people. The village Estrela is threatened by the waters of the new Alqueva dam. It will become an "island". But, as one bad thing never comes alone, the daily lives of the inhabitants of this small mountain village are changed by the death of Adriano. "In order to create, I destroyed myself; I have so much externalized within myself that within me I exist only outwardly. I am the living scene where various actors perform various plays." (from Livro do Desassossego by Fernando Pessoa), as Adriano liked to quote Adriano. He committed suicide on the day of the village feast, hanging himself in the main square. For Adriano, the main square of the village has long been the center of the world. Adriano felt surrounded, depressed, unable to escape his destiny. "No one can stop a man who travels with suicide on his lapel" Adriano repeated to Lisete, always to the point of exhaustion.
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A Passagem da Noite
Title: A Passagem da Noite
Character: Maria
Released: March 14, 2003
Type: Movie
Mariana is a 17 year old girl, who, after being rapped by drug addict, finds out she's pregnant and, in her path, discovers how difficult it can be entering adulthood.
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The Stone Raft
Title: The Stone Raft
Character: Researcher
Released: September 19, 2002
Type: Movie
An inexplicable crack in the Pyrenees Mountains provokes excitement and scientific curiosity. As the geological fracture deepens and widens, the European community begins to disassociate itself from the calamity, and panic ensues among tourists and residents attempting to escape. When Spain and Portugal physically separate from the continent, the detached Iberian peninsula aimlessly floats off to sea, becoming home to a group of god-like humans.
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A Bomba
Title: A Bomba
Character: Maid
Released: January 4, 2002
Type: Movie
A group of innocent hostages is left to their own deaths facing a clockwork bomb, while the whole country watches them on the TV.
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Anjo Caído
Title: Anjo Caído
Character: Ermelinda
Released: September 29, 2001
Type: Movie
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O Lampião da Estrela
Title: O Lampião da Estrela
Released: May 30, 2000
Type: Movie
When a football agent acquires the rights of two young Mozambican players, he tries to transfer them to Benfica, his favorite club.
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Lourdes
Title: Lourdes
Character: Louise Soubirous
Released: May 29, 2000
Type: Movie
The young, sickly girl Bernadette comes from a poverty-stricken family. When the Virgin Mary appears to her in a cavern near Lourdes, no one takes the girl seriously, even when she digs up a wellspring at the Virgin's instructions The local authorities even try to hush up the entire incident. In vain, however, because when Empress Eugénie requests water from the spring for her sickly son, they are forced to acquiesce. And even the local priest is finally convinced. While taking his tuberculosis-stricken fiancé Claire to a sanatorium, the young doctor Henri Guillaumet meets Bernadette. The water from Lourdes' spring heals Claire's disease overnight, but the scientist in Henri doubts the miracle and wants to expose Bernadette as a liar. It is not until Henri again meets Bernadette, who has in the meantime become a nun and works as a nurse, that he finds a way to balance belief and modern science. And his love for Claire is strengthened as well.
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Monsanto
Title: Monsanto
Character: Teresa
Released: February 15, 2000
Type: Movie
Rui Sequeira, a former fighter in the Colonial War, resident of a small village of Alentejo, celebrates another anniversary of the Carnation Revolution in the company of his wife and her daughter, the young Sara, with which he has a not so good relationship. On the night of the celebrations, the death of a friend forever alters his live, waking up a whole past long dormant.
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Jaime
Title: Jaime
Character: Teacher
Released: March 14, 1999
Type: Movie
A woman takes her young son, leaves her husband and moves in with her lover. The boy, desperate to get his parents back together, becomes convinced that if only he can get his father's stolen motorcycle back everything will be fine again, so he sets out to get enough money to buy his father a new one.
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J Zone
Title: J Zone
Character: TAP Worker
Released: December 8, 1998
Type: Movie
The life of the Angolan community at Lisbon in the 90s
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Tentação
Title: Tentação
Character: Nurse
Released: December 26, 1997
Type: Movie
Father António is a priest by vocation, committed and generous, dear people of Vila Daires a quiet village of the north. But Father António is also a man, and Vila Daires is not as peaceful as it seems. The good intentions of the Father will not be sufficient to halt the worsening of the conflict. And when your fate intersects with Lena, the "black sheep" of the village, Father will also be forced to confront his own demons. Especially with those who never even thought that could exist.
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Fátima
Title: Fátima
Character: Maria Rosa, mother of Lúcia
Released: October 10, 1997
Type: Movie
1917, a beautiful apparition of Our Lady forever alters the lives of three children: Lucinda, Jacita and Francisco who lived in Villa Fatima in Portugal.
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Dying to Go Home
Title: Dying to Go Home
Character: Júlia Espírito Santo
Released: October 18, 1996
Type: Movie
A Portuguese imigrant in Holland dies in an accident and is buried in Amsterdam. But his soul will not rest in peace until his body is carried back to Portugal.
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One Foot in the Algarve
Title: One Foot in the Algarve
Character: Mortuary Assistant
Released: December 26, 1993
Type: Movie
The Meldrews go on holiday to Portugal with Mrs Warboys, who is hoping for romance with her penpal Alfonso. Photographer Martin Trout follows them there, believing they have a roll of film that belongs to him.
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Here on Earth
Title: Here on Earth
Character: Mulher do Polícia (uncredited)
Released: September 9, 1993
Type: Movie
Miguel (Luis Miguel Cintra) is lucky that his income will only level off if he neglects his business as a financier, and his wife and family will be well supported. Why? Because he has begun hearing noises that no one else hears, noises that bother him a great deal, and that make it impossible for him to bear human society. His wife (Jessica Weiss) is thoroughly put out by this radically changed behavior in her formerly good husband, but though she considers leaving him, she stays by his side. Deep in the mountains, Cecelia (Rita Dias), a devout, pure young cowherd, has been brutally raped by an old man. Her boyfriend (Pedro Hestnes) has killed the rapist, and fled the area. As a result of the rape, Cecelia is pregnant. One day, while driving in the mountains, Miguel gives Cecelia's boyfriend a ride. The two of them chance upon her sitting amid the rocks with her infant baby.