Azevedo, Licínio 1951-
Most widely held works by Licínio Azevedo
The train of salt and sugar by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Portuguese and held by 103 libraries worldwide
The Tree of our forefathers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Undetermined and Portuguese and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Film follows a refugee family who has spent 10 years living in a refugee camp in Malawi as they make the return journey to their homeland in the Tete Province of Mozambique where they at last can pay proper respects to their dead under the village tree.
Night stop ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
This documentary tells of the lives of eight prostitutes living in northern Mozambique. They reveal their individual stories of pregnancy, the search for a husband, unrequited love, violence and resignation. While the women are aware of the dangers of HIV and AIDS, they continue to have unprotected sex. Also illustrates the world of the truck drivers as they talk among themselves.
Eclipse ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"A dreamlike documentary depicting the total blackout of four girls' lives, eclipsed by the HIV/AIDS pandemic. It is a story about four sisters, Lara, Eugenisse, Fátima and Luisa-- the oldest sixteen and the youngest nine. They are AIDS orphans living in the Mozambican town of Chimoio. Their mother died of AIDS and their father disappeared, probably to commit suicide in a nearby place of spirits. The film documents the girls' day-to-day struggle for existence as they try to make ends meet by reselling produce they have bought from the market."--Container.
Relatos do povo armado by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in Portuguese and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Diário da libertação : a Guiné-Bissau da nova África by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The ball ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The ball tells the story of Mozambican children who use condoms to make soccer balls. In a dramatization, a man confronts them and accuses them of stealing his condoms. This story illustrates that many people are not using condoms for safer sex, despite their availability.
Moçambique com os mirage sul-africanos a 4 minutos by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in Portuguese and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Farewell GDR ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
In the 1980s young people from Mozambique immigrated to Germany only to experience discrimination. Upon their return to Mozambique they often found themselves outsiders in their own homeland. This film surveys their dilemma as they face groups antagonistic towards returning Mozambicans and economic hardships which caused them to immigrate to Germany in the first place.
The ball ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The ball tells the story of Mozambican children who use condoms to make soccer balls. The sky in her eyes tells the story of a young girl in KwaZulu-Natal struggling to come to terms with the death of her mother from AIDS. A young boy befriends her and allows her to attach a drawing of her mother to his kite.
A guerra da agua ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Prenant l'exemple d'une famille de la région de Chicorno au Mozambique, ce film montre avec force les répercussions du manque d'eau sur la vie quotidienne de la population."
Tchuma tchato ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
On the South bank of the Zambezi river, where the borders of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Zambia meet, the first Mozambican experience in community management of natural resources has transformed furtive native hunters into game wardens.
The great bazaar ( Visual )
in Portuguese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"In the suburb of an African city, 12 years-old Paito sells fritters outside his house. One day, a band of young robbers takes his money. He decides he's not going to go home until he recovers what he lost. With this in mind, he heads out for the big city on the same train as the thieves. Looking for work, he begins to live in a market square that at night becomes a dormitory for homeless vendors. There he meets Xano, a boy his age, whose insolent behavior and fearlessness attract him. Unlike Paito, Xano despises work and he steals. Despite their differences, they become friends. Together, they reinvent the world"--Container.
The great bazaar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Set in the public markets of Mozambique, an often light-hearted story that features 12 year-old Paito, a boy who loves to work selling his mother's home-made fritters. When he is robbed by a gang of young thugs, he decides he will not go home until he gets his money back. Following the gang onto a train, he leaves his town and ends up at the big city's market square, a home to the homeless, where he meets a variety of colorful characters. When he meets Xano, another boy who lives on the streets, the two team up to combine Paito's strong work ethic with Xano's street savvy in the hope of getting Paito's money back.
Hands of clay ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This film documents the life of Reinata Sadimba, a famed Mozambican ceramic artist and one-time freedom fighter.
The bridge ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A documentary on the cooperation of a rural community in the building of a bridge to serve the community's economic development.
The water war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
In the war that ended in Mozambique, most of the fighting in dry regions of the country's interior evolved around the water sources. Many boreholes were destroyed so as not to fall into enemy hands. When the rainwater stored in the family cisterns ran out during the dry season, the population began a new war-- the water war.
Disobedience ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Rosa, a Mozambican peasant, is accused of driving her husband to suicide. Some say she is possessed by the spirit of a man who made her disobey her husband. During the funeral, in a letter just discovered and read aloud before the assembly, her late husband declares his last wishes: he asks that the five children he had with Rosa be entrusted to his twin brother to keep them away from the woman who ruined his life. To prove her innocence, recover her children and the few material goods that the couple owned, Rosa submits to the rulings of a healer-witchdoctor and a court.
O grande bazar Der grosse Markt : dokumentarischer Spielfilm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Paito will mit Zigaretten etwas Geld dazu verdienen, doch dann raubt ihm ein Dieb das Päckchen. Verzweifelt macht er sich auf den Weg zum Markt, wo er den Strassenjungen Xano kennenlernt. Gemeinsam versuchen die beiden, zu Geld zu kommen. Der unbeschwerte Kinderfilm vermittelt viele Eindrücke vom Alltagsleben in Mosambik und beeindruckt durch die erfrischende Ideenvielfalt und Kreativität der beiden optimistischen Jungen. (Quelle: Homepage der Stiftung Bildung und Entwicklung).
Colheita do diabo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in Portuguese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
AIDS (Disease) Children of AIDS patients Comedy films Condoms Conservation of natural resources Documentary films Drama Ecology Economic history Emigration and immigration Feature films Funeral rites and ceremonies Game wardens Germany Guerrillas Guinea-Bissau History HIV (Viruses) Homeless persons Independence and Civil War (Mozambique : 1975-1994) Juvenile delinquents Malawi Manners and customs Markets Motion pictures Mozambicans Mozambique Mozambique--Tete (Province) National liberation movements Orphans Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde Poachers Poaching Political refugees Political science Prostitutes Prostitution Railroads Refugees Refugees--Social conditions Revolution (Guinea-Bissau : 1963-1974) Revolution (Mozambique : 1964-1975) Short films Social history South Africa--KwaZulu-Natal Transportation Truck drivers Village communities Wildlife management Zambezi River Region
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