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Azevedo, Licínio 1951-

Overview
Works: 69 works in 180 publications in 9 languages and 675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Nonfiction films  History  Documentary films  Motion pictures  Short films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Director, Scenarist, Film editor, Restager , Contributor, Conceptor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Licínio Azevedo
The train of salt and sugar by Licínio Azevedo( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of every conflict situation comes a myriad of stories, stories about people, set against the backdrop of war. During the bitter and protracted Mozambican civil war there are many such stories, but none so courageous nor so passionate and beautiful as that told in The Train of Salt and Sugar. Mozambique, after many years of war, first for their independence against the Portuguese and then against each other during the civil war, was left a desolate wasteland; with little or no infrastructure and a starving population. Trains seldom ran, the tracks had been sabotaged and the probability of e
The Tree of our forefathers by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Undetermined and Portuguese and held by 63 WorldCat member 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 by Nightstop UK( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member 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
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member 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
The ball( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Relatos do povo armado by Licínio Azevedo( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great bazaar by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member 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
Diário da libertação : a Guiné-Bissau da nova África by Licínio Azevedo( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great bazaar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Portuguese and English and held by 23 WorldCat member 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
Moçambique com os mirage sul-africanos a 4 minutos by Licínio Azevedo( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in Portuguese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgin Margarida = Virgem Margarida( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Portuguese and French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margarida, a 16-year-old Mozambique girl, is mistakenly taken to a re-education camp for ex-prostitutes after the revolution of 1975
Farewell GDR( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 12 WorldCat member 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
Coração forte by Licínio Azevedo( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in Portuguese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchuma tchato( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Bantu and held by 9 WorldCat member 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 water war by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member 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"--Container
Hands of clay by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents the life of Reinata Sadimba, a famed Mozambican ceramic artist and one-time freedom fighter
Cinémas du Mozambique by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Un camp de déminage : D'anciens soldats ont pour mission de déminer le sol mozambicain après la guerre civile et continuent à jouer les "Rambo."
Marracuene : two banks of a Mozambican river( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in Portuguese and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marracuene, a town in Mozambique has been abandoned by its residents due to destruction by war. Every evening the residents run away from death, hiding themselves in holes and taking refuge in other parts of the country. This town becomes the symbol of a country destroyed by war
Guerre de l'eau A guerra da agua by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in Portuguese and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member 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."
Comboio de sal e açúcar( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in northern Mozambique in the 1980s, a train under military guard must transport its passengers and goods 500 miles through guerrilla-held territory during the Mozambican civil war. As rivalries form between the soldiers and friendships between the passengers, violence looms both on board and from the rapacious rebels. With the threat of battle pending, romance blossoms against the stunning backdrop of the African countryside"--Container
 
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The train of salt and sugar
Alternative Names
Acevedo, Licínio

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Licínio Azevedo Brazilian writer

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