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Azevedo, Licínio 1951-

Overview
Works: 74 works in 147 publications in 8 languages and 557 library holdings
Genres: History  Motion pictures  Drama  Short films  Documentary films  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Director, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: DT3394, 869.342
Publication Timeline
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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 130 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 66 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 49 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
Eclipse ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 37 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 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
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
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
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
Coração forte by Licínio Azevedo( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in Portuguese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
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
Tchuma tchato ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and Bantu and held by 8 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
O grande Bazar Der grosse Markt by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Portuguese and German and held by 7 WorldCat member 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)
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."
Hóspedes da noite The night lodgers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the colonial era the Grande Hotel in the city of Beira was the largest in Mozambique: 350 rooms, luxurious suites, Olympic-sized swimming pool. At present the building, which is in ruins, with no electricity or running water, is inhabited by 3500 people. Some have been living there for twenty years. In addition to the rooms, the foyers, corridors, service areas and basement of the hotel -- here it's always night-time -- also serve as residences
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
O grande Bazar by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Im Vorort der Hauptstadt von Mosambik verkauft der zwölfjährige Paito Krapfen, um etwas Geld zum Unterhalt seiner Familie beizusteuern. Nun soll er für seine Mutter Mehl kaufen. Im Laden ist das aber gerade ausgegangen. Mit einem kleinen Zwischenhandel, nämlich dem Verkauf von einzelnen Zigaretten, versucht Paito, etwas Geld zu verdienen. Doch dann raubt ihm ein Dieb das Päckchen. Verzweifelt macht sich Paito auf den Weg ins Zentrum der Stadt. Auf dem Markt lernt er den gleichaltrigen Xano kennen. Gemeinsam versuchen die beiden Jungen, mit verschiedensten Aktivitäten zu Geld zu kommen... Der unbeschwerte, semidokumentarische Kinderfilm vermittelt viele Eindrücke vom Alltagsleben in Mosambik und beeindruckt durch die erfrischende Ideenvielfalt und Kreativität der beiden optimistischen Jungen. (Quelle: Umschlag)
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
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
 
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Alternative Names
Azevedo, Licinio 1951-
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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