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PROJECTS

Desterrados (Banished)      
documentary
director | Yara Costa Pereira
Synopsis
Banished tells the story of three characters, descendents of Ngungunyane, the last mozambican King, of Dom Carlos I, the penultimate portuguese king and of Mouzinho de Albuquerque, the hero captain, metaphorically represented by animals and hunters.



Portuguese Language Countries Co-Production Funding Programme


Rituais de Purificação (Purification rituals)          
documentary | 2015
director | Sol de Carvalho
Synopsis
The reconciliation process after the 16 year civil war in Mozambique through local purification rituals.





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Olhares Cruzados (Crossed Gazes)          
fiction
director | Zézé Gamboa
script | Luís Carlos Patraquim

Synopsis

Fiction Feature Film Project where by following an european couple's journey through Mozambique and their different positions towards Africa, the thematics of Identify and disparate ways of seeing the world arise.





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São precisos dois para casar (It takes two to Marry)                
documentary
director | Rui Simões

Synopsis

During the colonial war, young couples were separated by force and many denied from getting married. To counter this, proxy marriages became very popular. The husband-to-be, while in the overseas colonies, would sign a document and assign a person of trust to represent him at the ceremony. How can we justify that this practice that had fallen out of use has now made a comeback?

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Amigos (Friends)          
fiction
director | Zézé Gamboa

Synopsis

Four childhood friends prepare to con a Chinese businessman. They are going to sell him fake diamonds. A comedy of deceit in the Luanda of today. There is an assassin and a wizard and one is so lucky he doesn't even know he escaped death. In the end, the businessman gets a hard time but it all ends in a big party.

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Kutchinga                
documentary
director | Sol Carvalho
Synopsis

A gigolo is summoned to have sex with a widow who has just lost her husband. This is the extreme of the forced Mozambican tradition, Kutchinga. When a man dies, his window must accept to have sexual relations with the deceased older brother. Wedding traditions mean that the wife that gets married becomes property of the man's family. It must be determined if the couples belongings will remain with the man's family. This is the reason for a "ritual" that is still hugely widespread and assumes bizarre forms with the hiring of male prostitutes for the performance to take place.

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Cada Homem é uma raça (Each man is a race)          
documentary
director | Solveig Nordlund

Synopsis

I see Mia Couto has a link between the white and the black world, between Europe and Africa. Mia Couto has the privilege to have lived in a unique time and place, in an intersection of ideas and ideologies.


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Ku Handza          
documentary
director | André Guiomar

Synopsis

In Mozambique there are people that with a tremendous ability to adapt, reinvent and find unique ways to survive. Most are under the poverty line, and ponder ways to change their lives so they can "breathe underwater". They adjust themselves to the society that surrounds them, find creative and ingenious ways to get by, invent their own jobs, living by differentiation. This documentary will focus on this survivors, all inhabitants of Maputo.




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Soldados Fotógrafos (Soldier & Photographer)               
documentary
director | Sabrina Marques
Synopsis





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