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Azevedo, Licínio 1951-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 158 publications in 9 languages and 558 library holdings
Genres: History  Motion pictures  Drama  Documentary films  Short films  Fiction 
Roles: Scenarist, Film editor, Director
Classifications: DT3394, 869.342
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Most widely held works by Licínio Azevedo
The train of salt and sugar by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 127 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 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Undetermined and Portuguese and held by 67 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 ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary tells of the lives of 8 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, sex is just a commodity they negotiate
Eclipse ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 35 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 )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 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
Diário da libertação : a Guiné-Bissau da nova África by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relatos do povo armado by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in Portuguese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moçambique com os mirage sul-africanos a 4 minutos by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in Portuguese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O grande Bazar Der grosse Markt by Licínio Azevedo ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paito soll für seine Mutter Mehl kaufen, aber das ist im Laden gerade ausgegangen. Mit einem kleinen Zwischenhandel will er mit Zigaretten etwas Geld zuverdienen, doch dann raubt ihm ein Dieb das Päckchen. Verzweifelt macht sich Paito auf den Weg ins Zentrum der Stadt. Auf dem Markt lernt er Xano kennen. Gemeinsam versuchen die beiden Jungen, zu Geld zu kommen... Der leichtfüssige, semidokumentarische Kinderfilm vermittelt viele Eindrücke vom Alltagsleben in Mosambik. Er beeindruckt durch die erfrischende Ideenvielfalt und Kreativität der beiden Jungen. "O grande Bazar" des bekannten Regisseurs Licinio Azevedo wurde mit mehreren Preisen ausgezeichnet
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
O comboio de sal e açúcar by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Portuguese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coração forte by Licínio Azevedo ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in Portuguese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tchuma tchato ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 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 great bazaar ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 10 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
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."
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
The water war by Licínio Azevedo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 5 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
Disobedience by Licínio Azevedo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosa is a Mozambican peasant, married to an alcoholic and brutal husband. When he commits suicide, Rosa is accused of having caused his death by refusing to obey him. She is vilified for her 'disobedience'. In order to prove her innocence, she submits herself to two trials: one by a traditional healer, the other in court. She is absolved twice. Despite this, her husband's family continue to persecute her. This film provides an intriguing examination of the role of traditional belief and superstition in modern society
The bridge ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and Shona and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary on the cooperation of a rural community in the building of a bridge to serve the community's economic development
Marracuene two banks of a Mozambican river ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and Portuguese and held by 4 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
 
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Alternative Names
Azevedo, Licínio de
Azevedo, Licínio de 1951-
Azevedo, Licínio Silveira 1951-
De Azevedo Licínio 19..-.... réalisateur
De Azevedo, Licínio 1951-
Silveira Azevedo, Licínio 1951-
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