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Uma Memória Em Três Atos

A Memory in Three Acts

Project information

Talent Inadelso Cossa
Role of participant Director
Director Inadelso Cossa
Producer Inadelso Cossa
Screenwriter Inadelso Cossa
Status finished

Production details

Running time 64 min
Genre Documentary (Creative)
Year of production 2016
Country of Production Mozambique
Production Company
16mmFILMES


Logline

Todays colonial scars left deep wounds in our collective memory


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Synopsis

Mozambique colonial history left a big wound in today country’s collective memory, A Memory In Three Acts it’s a poetic tale on post colonial trauma and collective memory loss where voiceless people who had resist in the underground where banned to tell they side of the story after independence.
former political prisoners decide to back to the places where they use to be torture to meet their ghosts, rebuild their memories of torture and find a possible reconciliation as a treatment to their post torture trauma.


Participation in international festivals / awards

IDFA - International documentary Festival Amsterdam 2016
Goteborg International Film Festival 2017
Seul Human Rights international Film festival 2017
Indie Lisboa - Festival internacional do Cinema Independente de Lisboa 2017
Nuremberg Huma Rights International Film Festival 2017
Film Afrika Koln 2017
Silicon Valey African Film Festival 2017
Festival Internacional do Filme Etnografico do Recife 2017
Zanzibar International film Festival 2018