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Azevedo, Licínio 1951-

Overview
Works: 90 works in 175 publications in 10 languages and 738 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Paranormal fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery fiction  Horror fiction  Vampire films  Romance films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Director, Film editor, Scenarist, Restager , Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PS3613.E979, FIC
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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 103 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 great bazaar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 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
The Tree of our forefathers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Undetermined and held by 45 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
Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer( Visual )

7 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 32 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 )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in Portuguese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

The tree of our forefathers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 18 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
The great bazaar( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Portuguese and held by 13 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
Farewell GDR( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 10 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 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchuma tchato( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Portuguese and Multiple languages and held by 7 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)
Virgin Margarida = Virgem Margarida( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 7 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
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"
Hóspedes da noite = The night lodgers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 5 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. No trace of sadness of self pity in this luminous documentary
Ndodii? = What shall I do?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Shona and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ndodii? (14 min.) is set in a remote village in Zimbabwe and explores the impact of HIV/AIDS on the traditional practice of wife inheritance. The ball (5 min.) tells the story of Mozambican children who use condoms to make soccer balls. The sky in her eyes (11 min.) 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. This act of friendship and the shared joy of flying a kite together, makes the girl smile again
Guerre de l'eau A guerra da agua by Licínio Azevedo( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 5 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."
 
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The train of salt and sugar
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Acevedo, Licínio

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Azevedo, Licínio Silveira 1951-

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Licínio Azevedo Brazilian writer

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Licínio Azevedo schrijver uit Brazilië

Silveira Azevedo, Licínio 1951-

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