Diogo Dória

Diogo Dória

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1953-04-16 (68 years old) · Place of Birth: Lisbon, Portugal

59 Movies · 1 TV show

Biography

Diogo Dória (born 16 April 1953) is a Portuguese film actor who has worked in France and Portugal and is most associated with his films for director Manoel de Oliveira.

Movies & TV shows

2020.

2 Movies
War

War

2020
The memories of a Portuguese teacher in the present will make us follow his father, who was a fighter in the colonial war, and we will constantly be haunted by those memories. He'll walk us through th...
A Yellow Animal

A Yellow Animal

2020
Obsessed with questions about his past, a bankrupt, white Brazilian filmmaker undertakes an epic journey from Brazil to Mozambique and Portugal. This melancholic fable mixes animation, live-action, vo...

2019.

1 Movie
The Domain

The Domain

6
2019
The chronicle of a Portuguese family that owns one of the largest estates in Europe, on the south bank of the River Tagus. The historical, political, economic and social life of Portugal, since the 19...

2018.

4 Movies
9 Fingers

9 Fingers

2018
When the police show up for an ID check, Magloire is smoking a cigarette in an abandoned train station. He starts running with no luggage and no future until he meets a man who will inherit a fortune....
O Labirinto da Saudade

O Labirinto da Saudade

2018
Documentary adaptation of the book "Labirinto da Saudade," a deconstruction of the Portuguese ethos from a philosophical and historical point of view, written by Eduardo Lourenço.
How Fernando Pessoa Saved Portugal

How Fernando Pessoa Saved Portugal

2018
Lisbon, Portugal, 1927. The writer and journalist Fernando Pessoa accepts from his boss the commission to create an advertising slogan for the drink Coca-Louca; but conservative government authorities...
Rage

Rage

2018
Alentejo was founded in 1950. In a desolate region where the wind seems to speak, a desperate man takes his revenge on those who caused his ruin, unable to get the bread he needed to feed his family.

2017.

1 Movie
Joaquim

Joaquim

2017
Brazil, 18th century. The colony of Portugal endures a decline in gold production. A Portuguese minority rules over a corrupt and autocratic society. Joaquim is an efficient soldier, famous for captur...

2015.

3 Movies
Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One

Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One

3
2015
He told King Shahryar unfinished tales despite his promise to kill his new wives. The stories she tells Shahryar are not in the book. The film was made in Portugal. Rich and poor, powerless and powerf...
Arabian Nights

Arabian Nights

2015
Some of the chapters from Arabian Nights are adapted to a modern Portugal in this epic.
Visit, or Memories and Confessions

Visit, or Memories and Confessions

2015
A long-hidden, personal doc about leaving a beloved house by the late, revered Portuguese director Manoel de Oliveira.

2014.

2 Movies
The Old Man of Belem

The Old Man of Belem

2014
Don Quixote, Luís de Camões, Camilo Castelo Branco and Teixeira de Pascoaes meet in an eternal garden in the middle of a modern city and talk about life.
Four

Four

2014
A look at the art of two pairs of brothers, plastic artists: João Queiroz, Jorge Queiroz; Pedro Tropa and Francisco Tropa.

2012.

1 Movie
Operation Autumn

Operation Autumn

2012
There is a film about the assassination of a general.

2011.

3 Movies
Demain?

Demain?

2011
The short life of the Uruguayan poet Delmira Agustini is colourfully portrayed, not as a conventional biopic, but as a visual poem which evokes the turbulent life and complex personality of the litera...
Dharma Guns

Dharma Guns

2011
A girl drives a speedboat and pulls a young man after a water-skiing accident. When a crash happens, they are both challenging their limits. Stan wakes up from a coma to find out that his identity is ...
A Morte de Carlos Gardel

A Morte de Carlos Gardel

2011
The same title was inspired by the book.

2010.

2 Movies
The Panels of São Vicente de Fora: A Poetic Vision

The Panels of São Vicente de Fora: A Poetic Vision

2010
The characters from a historical piece of art come to life to discuss poignant themes such as war and world peace.
Cinerama

Cinerama

2010
Humberto hanged himself. Catarina, Paulo and Victor want the company where Humberto used to work for to take responsibility in his death, leading them to kidnappe the company’s director in an act of d...

2009.

2 Movies
The Portuguese Nun

The Portuguese Nun

2009
A young French actress in Lisbon to shoot a movie is intrigued by a nun she sees kneeling in the chapel where she is filming.
Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl

Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl

2009
Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at ...

2006.

2 Movies
Magic Mirror

Magic Mirror

2006
Luciano, fresh out of jail, was taken by his brother, Flórido, to serve in the home of wealthy Alfreda. He was surprised when she told him that her greatest desire was to see the Virgin Mary. Now come...
Viúva Rica Solteira Não Fica

Viúva Rica Solteira Não Fica

2006
Ana Catarina returns from Brazil with her father and her nanny to marry a man she doesn't know and doesn't like. A terrible coincidence happens when, on the same day, the young woman becomes a widow a...

2004.

1 Movie
Querença

Querença

2004
In mid-September 1992, journalist Guida Fontes have to go to Luanda to cover the elections in Angola. In the meantime, she had committed herself to discovering and interviewing the poet Júlio Vera. In...

2002.

1 Movie
The Uncertainty Principle

The Uncertainty Principle

2002
A widow loses her place in the social elite and remarries.

2000.

4 Movies
Love Torn in Dreams

Love Torn in Dreams

2000
A serious young man of free spirit is forced by his surroundings to become rich at all costs. A group of children are trying to convert unbelievers. The running costs of the convent are paid for by th...
Lourdes

Lourdes

2000
A poor family has a sickly girl. When the Virgin Mary appears to the girl in a cavern near Lourdes, no one takes her seriously, even when she digs up a wellspring at the Virgin's instructions. They we...
Snow White

Snow White

2000
Monteiro moved far away from the visual opulence defined by his earlier films with his inspired adaptation of radical Swiss writer Robert Walser’s anti-fairy tale. Carefully restricting the image trac...
Word and Utopia

Word and Utopia

2000
The story of Father Antonio Vieira, a 17th-century Portuguese priest who lived in Brazil and worked for better treatment of the Indians and to abolish slavery.

1999.

1 Movie
O Guardador de Rebanhos

O Guardador de Rebanhos

1999
A documentary about a family of goat herders in Portugal and the relationship between man and animals.

1998.

3 Movies
Dribbling Fate

Dribbling Fate

1998
Life has moved too fast for Mane. at the age of 50 he watches the slow sacrifice of his ideals. His wife, Lucy, has locked him in to a daily routine. His work in a small commercial shop and grocer's h...
Mário Eloy - A Runaway Painter

Mário Eloy - A Runaway Painter

1998
Documentary about the life and work of Mário Eloy, one of the greatest painters of the second generation of modernism in Portugal.
Anxiety

Anxiety

1998
An anthology film drama featuring a poetic mirror structure based on existential identity. In "The Immortals," adapted from a Helder Prista Monteiro play, two famous doctors, an 80-year-old father, an...

1997.

2 Movies
Voyage to the Beginning of the World

Voyage to the Beginning of the World

1997
Manoel is an aging film director who travels with the film crew through Portugal in search of the origins of Afonso, a famous French actor whose father emigrated from Portugal to France and in the pro...
Marcello Mastroianni: I Remember

Marcello Mastroianni: I Remember

1997
Mastroianni talks about his career as an actor. It's an anecdotal and philosophical memoir, moving from topic to topic, fully conscious of a man of a certain age. He tells stories about Fellini and De...

1995.

1 Movie

1994.

1 Movie
Blind Man's Bluff

Blind Man's Bluff

1994
A blind beggar has his money taken from him. There is a dramatic situation in the street where he is begging every day.

1993.

2 Movies
L'homme au double visage

L'homme au double visage

1993
Claude Guillemot directed the movie.
Abraham's Valley

Abraham's Valley

1993
Ema is a very attractive but innocent girl, so pretty that cars crash in her presence. Young marries Dr. Carlos Paiva, a father's friend, to whom she is not attracted. They move to the Valley of Abrah...

1992.

1 Movie
Day of Despair

Day of Despair

1992
There was a portrait of the last days of the writer.

1991.

1 Movie
The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy

1991
In a mental institution the patients see themselves as people like Jesus, Lázaro, Marta, Maria, Adão, Eve, Sonia, Raskolnikov, Aliosha e Ivan Karamasov, a Philosopher, a Profet, Santa Teresa d'Avila, ...

1990.

3 Movies
No, or the Vain Glory of Command

No, or the Vain Glory of Command

1990
A professorish soldier recounts episodes from the entire military history of Portugal while marching through a Portuguese African colony in 1973.
Treasure of the Bitch Islands

Treasure of the Bitch Islands

1990
The world after the atomic age. An engineer disappears, together with his consortium (Kryo'Corp) and his discovery: a new energy source powered by the fusion of two primary substances. Ulysses, Kryo'C...
Lovely Child

Lovely Child

1990
Maria is a sweet child. She hasn’t father and doesn’t like her mother. She has a boyfriend, A bandit who would like to change his class.

1989.

1 Movie
Piano panier ou La recherche de l'équateur

Piano panier ou La recherche de l'équateur

1989
A film about two young women, trying to decide how to go on with their lives and loves: Marie just dumped her boyfriend, who's married and can see her just secretly twice a week. At this point Pipa in...

1988.

3 Movies
The Beggars

The Beggars

1988
The characters' human need for affection is underscored by this symbolic drama. Children steal lemons for the thrill, while women steal other women's men to prove they can. Drug smuggling, love affair...
The Cannibals

The Cannibals

1988
This odd film is a major representative of an even odder film genre: direct-to-celluloid opera. It was commissioned by the Portuguese master of style, director Manoel de Oliveira from composer João Pa...
Agosto

Agosto

1988
Summer of 1964. The professor Carlos and the couple Dário and Alda spend time together in the beach during vacations. Away from the colonial war, everything seems lost in time.

1986.

4 Movies
Passagem ou a Meio Caminho

Passagem ou a Meio Caminho

1986
Ambulatory history, freely inspired by Georg Büchner's biography (1813-37) and the reasons that led him first to political intervention and then to strict isolation. With students of unidentified pres...
A Girl in Summer

A Girl in Summer

1986
It is the end of summer and Isabel is a relationship with Diogo. She don't quite know what she wants from her life going forward as her father gets sick.
Simpósio Internacional de Escultura em Pedra

Simpósio Internacional de Escultura em Pedra

1986
A documentary following the process of sculpting in stone, from the creation to the final work of art.
A Portuguese Farewell

A Portuguese Farewell

1986
In Africa, during the colonial war, a patrol is lost in the bush and a soldier dies in operation. Twelve years later, in Portugal, the soldier family meets in peace.

1985.

2 Movies
Ninguém Duas Vezes

Ninguém Duas Vezes

1985
Director Jorge Silva Melo has developed a viable, though highly intellectual mystery story about the world of art and culture and murder in this somewhat theatrical presentation. When German artist Be...
The Satin Slipper

The Satin Slipper

1985
During the century of the Spanish Gold, Doa Prouhze, wife of a nobleman, deeply loves Don Rodrigo, who is forced to leave Spain and go to America. Prouhze is sent to Africa to rule the city. After 10 ...

1984.

1 Movie
Manuel on the Island of Wonders

Manuel on the Island of Wonders

1984
There is a young boy who travels from the past to the present and from there to the future.

1983.

1 Movie
Um S Marginal

Um S Marginal

1983
A network of ocean and solar power transformers will be installed along the Portuguese coast in the near future. Domestic animals disappear from the cities and return to nature in upland areas as the ...

1982.

2 Movies
A Estrangeira

A Estrangeira

1982
The shady side of an Italian textile trade in northern Germany is the subject of this slow-paced but atmospheric drama featuring a low-level criminal anxious to move up a crooked ladder. Totonno is ab...

1981.

1 Movie
Francisca

Francisca

1981
The life of a young man, son of an English officer, who lets himself become a prisoner of love, resulting in fatalism and disgrace.

1979.

1 TV show
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