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Captains of April
Release Date: April 21, 2000
|Production Companies||:||Alia Films, France 2 Cinéma, JBA Production, ARTE France Cinéma, FMB Films, Mutante Filmes, RTP, SFP|
|Director||:||Maria de Medeiros|
|Writers||:||Maria de Medeiros, Ève Deboise|
Story of the 1974 coup that overthrew the right-wing Portuguese dictatorship--which continued the fascist policies of long-time dictator Antonio Salazar--and of two young army captains who were involved in it.