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Mortu Nega

Feature Film

85

minutes

Mortu Nega

Mortu Nega

Flora Gomes

The first film produced in independent Guinea-Bissau, showing the experiences of the Guinea-Bissau War of Independence, blending contemporary history with mythology. The film tells the story of a woman who searches through the country for her husband, a resistant, while the war for independence is raging. When peace finally arrives, they have to learn how to be together again and start living in the new country.

Guinea-Bissau

1988

LUSOPHONE FILM FEST EDITIONS INCLUDED

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