Casa de Lava

Pedro Costa


Pierre von Kleist Editions, Lisbon, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover with illustrated boards. 144pp., 5.88 x 8.25 inches

Near Fine. Minor wear to corners.

Hardcover facsimile of Portuguese filmmaker Pedro Costa's notebook, maintained during the production of his 1994 film Casa de Lava in lieu of a screenplay. This volume compiles letters, paintings, movie stills, newspaper articles, quotes from novels, postcards, and lines of dialogue influential to him throughout and subsequent to the shooting of the film. 

Includes a booklet featuring an interview with Nuno Crespo and a text by Philippe Azoury. Text in Portuguese, English and French. Out of print.