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Films From Mozambique

"Ruy Guerra's Mueda deals with an incident on the Mozambique border with Tanzania twenty years ago: the villagers of Mueda demanded their rights from the Portuguese colonial magistrate in the area, which led to a massacre of some 600 people when things got out of hand. Guerra, one of the founders ... Read more
Directed by David Hinton, one of Britain's leading dance screen directors, Nora is based on the true-life stories of Zimbabwean-born dancer Nora Chipaumire. Doused in the rich colours of Mozambique and filled with vibrant movement, it tells Nora's story purely through joyous dance and luscious ... Read more
“I was embarking on a journey that would kill the certainties of my childhood.” ... Adapted from Mia Couto's novel of the same name, Sleepwalking Land is ultimately a magical fantasy based on events surrounding Mozambique's 15-year civil war. A young boy, Muidinga, and an old storyteller ... Read more
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