VOICES FROM MOZAMBIQUE

By Susana GUARDIOLA, Françoise POLO

BAUSAN FILMS, S.L. - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2009

Documentary film which resurrects the image of a heroine and gives a voice to women in an oppressed country. A journey which aims to rediscover the roots of a past in order to reconstruct a present. A story in which the women’s voices become a cry for recognition from Africa.

    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • SPAIN, PORTUGAL
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, PORTUGUESE
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Susana GUARDIOLA, Françoise POLO
    • Writer(s)
    • Susana GUARDIOLA, Françoise POLO
    • Producer(s)
    • Loris OMEDES (BAUSAN FILMS, S.L.)
    • Synopsis
    • The faces of Mozambican women are full of untold, silenced stories…
      Voices from Mozambique rescues the voices of African women who struggle, every day, to bring development to Africa. Five stories which represent the life cycle of women, and the shadow of a legend reincarnated in all of them: Josina Machel, the first Mozambican heroine and guerrilla fighter, who fought for independence and women’s rights.
      Women who continue to demand a voice by evoking the voice of Josina and making it their own.
    • Production schedule
    • In post-production.
      Finished in October or November 2010.
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