2020 was, without a doubt, an atypical year in all senses. The MotelX that haunts Lisbon since 2007, has returned to populate the city of terror, mystery and fantasy. The thousands of fans and moviegoers, who returned to Cinema S. Jorge again, despite the reduced capacity, made this edition another success.
Some of Raya's behaviors appear extremely aggressive, complex, and even frightening. Her voice undergoes mutations, as does her look and her body expressions, showing us that something lives inside her, and that she takes possession of it. Nina refuses to give up on her daughter, but nothing works, leading her mother to resort to witchcraft and black magic.
Two couples, on a getaway by the sea, begin to suspect that the host of the seemingly perfect house they have rented is spying on them. Quickly, what should have been a weekend commemorative trip turns into something much more sinister,
Amulet é, verdadeira e declaradamente, um filme feminista e que pretende chocar. Assim o faz. A talentosíssima Romola Garai, na sua primeira longa metragem, juntou-se a Sarah Angliss, responsável pela música, e compôs uma das jóias desta edição, que não deixou ninguém indiferente.