Four stories cross in a Mozambican village. Stories about the importance of a water can, a well that gets broken, a lonely hunter, a bird that in his cage becomes a portable radio… And in all of them there’s dignity, pride and laughter. The documentary has three protagonists: the well, the women and the baobab. A magical film.
|Original Title||The Water War - A Guerra da Água|
|German Title||Der Krieg ums Wasser|
|French Title||La guerre de l'eau|
|Other Titles||La guerra del aqua|
|Directed by||Licínio Azevedo|
Best production, Southern Africa Communications for Development Award, 1996.
Festival du Réel - France,
Festival dei Popoli - Florence
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