Manuel António Pina: "The look of the cats staring at us is one thing, sometimes has a sense of weirdness so there is something that stands between us and that look: that is our conscience".
Poem by Manuel António Pina about CAT's:
"The CAT looks at me, or my eyes watching. And what I see, if not the only solitude. I call him by name, by the opposition, in vain, I am who I say. He turned and leaped for the parapet real and perfect, nameless and had no body. Also I'm like him: dead".
In this documentary we seek to reveal the essence of unusual Manuel António Pina-poet and journalist who wrote true moments of insight and epiphanies in verse.
Camões Prize in 2011, is not the fame he seeks, but search in his thoughts the very core of life, naked as always accustomed us, always bringing something new in his words. It is not difficult to understand the reasons why the writing of Pina is so singular.
In "Um sítio onde pousar a cabeça", Manuel António Pina reveals himself in the first person, with testimonials from friends, family and experts of his work.
Looking unveil the "Pina universe" through a visual narrative that encompasses poetry, chronic, literature and theater for children.
TERRA LÍQUIDA FILMES 2012©