The May Revolution - A Revolução de Maio
|The May Revolution|
|Title||The May Revolution|
|Script||António Lopes Ribeiro , António Ferro|
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|Producer||National Propaganda Secretariat|
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A Revolução de Maio ("The May Revolution") is a Portuguese propaganda production directed by António Lopes Ribeiro premiered in 1937. The title refers to May 28, 1926, the date of the military coup that established the so-called State Novo . [ 1 ] It is a propaganda feature film, with anti-communist motives, which was intended to convey an idyllic image of said Estado Novo regime. [ 2 ] Produced by the National Propaganda Secretariat (SPN) of the Salazar regime, the script was written by António Lopes Ribeiro and by António Ferro, [ 2 ] director of the SPN.
- Pena Rodríguez , Alberto (2009). «The cinematographic icon of the Novo Salazarista State: A Revolução de Maio (1937)» . History and Social Communication (Madrid: Publications Service of the Complutense University of Madrid ) (14): 295-312. ISSN 1137-0734 .