Virgem Margarida

Feature Film

Virgem Margarida

90

minutes

Virgem Margarida

Virgin Margarida

Licínio Azevedo

Newly independent Mozambique, 1975. The revolutionary government, wishing to eradicate all traces of colonialism, rounds up prostitutes and sends them to a reeducation camp in an isolated forest. There, they are to be transformed into the new women of the new country. In the process, a 14-year-old virgin named Margarida is taken by mistake. This is her story.

Mozambique

2012