Voyage to the Beginning of the World

Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Director/Writer:Manoel de Oliveira
Director of Photography:Renato Berta
Editor:Valrie Loiseleux
Music:Emmanuel Nues
Production Designer:Z Branco
Producer:Paulo Branco
Strand Releasing; NR; 95 minutes
Cast:Marcello Mastroianni, Jean-Yvew Gautier, Leonor Silveira, Diego Dria and Isabel de Castro

A movie director (Mastroianni) and some of his cast take a road trip to a Portuguese village to visit an actor's aging aunt. A 1998 Golden Globe nominee for Best Film, this autobiographical piece by 89-year-old master Manoel de Oliveira is a moving meditation on aging, family and history.

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