RETRACING JENEBA

By Anthony MANCILLA, Liat KRAWCZYK

LEGE ARTIS - as FIN

Documentary - Completed 2011

A professor’s son and civil war survivor returns to Sierra Leone to visit the ravaged cites of his past and continue his father’s legacy by building schools for the future of his homeland.

    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Documentary, First film
    • Countries
    • SIERRA LEONE, USA
    • Languages
    • Other, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 87 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Anthony MANCILLA, Liat KRAWCZYK
    • Producer(s)
    • Anthony MANCILLA (Drewstone International), Lucas GATH (Drewstone International)
    • Synopsis
    • Retracing Jeneba is the story of Joseph Kaifala, a survivor of the Sierra Leonean civil war who’s only refuge was in his own education. After graduating from college and spending time in Congress, Joseph decides to travel to Sierra Leone to reconcile the past he left behind and continue his father’s legacy by building schools for the youth of Sierra Leone.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jun 01, 2009
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