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Atanásio Nyusi, a compelling storyteller and legendary Mapiko dancer, takes us on a visually dramatic journey through Mozambique's past and present.

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World Premiere: IDFA 2018 | African Premiere: Marrakesh International Film Festival 2018 | North American Premiere: Hot Docs 2019 | South African Premiere: Encounters South African International Documentary Festival 2019 & Durban International Film Festival 2019

Directed and Filmed by: Sara CF de Gouveia

Featuring: Atanásio Cosme Nyusi

Produced by: Sara CF de Gouveia, Pandora da Cunha Telles, Pablo Iraola, Julia Ramsay

Edited by: Khalid Shamis (S.A.G.E.)

Original Music by: Tiago Correia-Paulo

Produced by Lionfish Productions & Ukbar Filmes

Funded by the IDFA Bertha Fund, the Hot Docs Blue Ice Fund, the National Film and Video Foundation of South Africa and RTP


the teaser

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