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The Children's Republic

The Children's Republic
  • 2012
  • Portugal/France/Guinea-Bissau/Belgium/Germany
  • 78 min
  • Directed by: Flora Gomes
  • Cast: Danny Glover, Hedviges Mamudo, Melanie de Vales Rafael

Fantasy about an African country from which the adults flee, leaving children to fend for themselves.

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Grigris, Of Good Report and The Children's Republic among highlights of Africa in Motion 2013

14 Oct 2013

The film festival will also feature a pop-up strand screening films in site-specific locations

For its eighth edition, the Africa in Motion film festival has taken as its theme ‘Twende! Africa on the Move’. Translated as ‘let’s go!’, ‘twende’ is an apt word for an event that covers nine diverse strands, ranging from post-apartheid South Africa to…

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