WorldCat Identities

Ebano Multimedia (Firm)

Overview
Works: 31 works in 47 publications in 5 languages and 195 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Motion pictures  History  Short films  Documentary films  Biography 
Classifications: RA643.86.A35, 362.1969
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Most widely held works by Ebano Multimedia (Firm)
Night stop ( Visual )
8 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
Terra sonâmbula Sleepwalking land ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Muidinga is desperate to find the family he lost while his country Mozambique was in civil war. He finds a diary that recounts the story of a woman on a ship who is searching for her son. Convinced that he is her son, Muidinga decides to find her with the help of wise guardian Tuahir
The ball ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 33 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
Eclipse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 27 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 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
Fools ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a South African township, this is the story of a middle-aged teacher who has fallen into a life of drunkenness and lechery. He commits an act which destroys his family and devastates his community and from which he must try to redeem himself
Hands of clay by Licínio Azevedo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film documents the life of Reinata Sadimba, a famed Mozambican ceramic artist and one-time freedom fighter
Ngwenya o crocodilo : une filme ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let's have our say realizing child participation in Mozambique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This films looks at the work Save the Children UK has been involved with in encouraging child welfare committees to involve the children of the communities in the identification, implementation and evaluation of solutions to the enormous problems facing the children, many of whom have lost both parents to HIV/AIDS or are themselves HIV positive
The water war by Licínio Azevedo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 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
Ndodii? What shall I do? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Shona and held by 2 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
Mãos de Barro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Reinata Sadimba, a famous Mozambiquan potter and freedom fighter in Mozambique's war of independence
Mariana e a lua ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mariana Mponda, a medicine woman from a remote village of Mozambique goes to USA with a mission to explain how a good management of natural resources has changed the lives of people in her region which is rich in wildlife. While there, the spirit that rule her activities enter into contact with Indian and Hawaiian spirits and together take her to the moon. Parallel to her physical and spiritual journey to America, Matias, a wildlife inspector and her companion makes another journey to the deep secrets of Africa seeking the truth about the death of a friend
Historias comunitarias ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Identity card (Bilhete de identidade) tells the story of the difficulties facing the peasant farmers of Mecuburi, Nampula Province. During the civil war in Mozambique, nearly all lost their identity documents. A marital affair (Caso conigual) tells the story of a man who discontented by the fact that his wife would not give the money to watch a video seeks his revenge by destroying the village's standpipe. The carpenter (Carpinteiro) illustrates life in post-war Mozambique through the eyes of a carpenter in the Chiúre District of Mozambique. During the war protecting his tools was more important than his life, but after the war his struggle is to protect the natural resources of the area from foreigners who wish to destroy the forests in their search for marble and semi-precious stones. The negotiation (Negociação) tells of the plight of Ilha de Moçambique, a World Cultural Heritage Site. During the civil war, many mainland residents sought refuge on the island and the population doubled. This placed enormous strain on the delicate environment of the island. After the war, it was decided to build a new city for some of the refugees and this video covers the delicate negotiations that had to take place between the authorities and the residents of the area on the mainland chosen for the new city. The lightbulb (A lampada) tells the story of a town, Mecuburi, where an experimental model for the management of the power supply is in place. Joy (Alegria) tells the story of the impoverished village of Djabula in southern Mozambique and how the villagers decided to take matters into their own hands and improve their way of life
The lightbulb ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The lightbulb tells the story of a town, Mecuburi, in Mozambique where an experimental model for the management of the power supply is in place. The model is one of mixed management between the state, the private sector and the common citizen. The social implications resulting from the introduction of electricity from six to ten pm is also looked at. Joy tells the story of the impoverished village of Djabula in southern Mozambique and how the villagers decided to take matters into their own hands and improve their way of life
Identity card ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Identity card tells the story of the difficulties facing the peasant farmers of Mecuburi, Nampula Province. During the civil war in Mozambique, nearly all lost their identity documents. This creates problems for them when they need to travel outside their own areas. However, once a year, representatives of the peasant's associations are obliged to go to the provincial capital to negotiate the sale of their crops. A marital affair tells of a man who discontented by the fact that his wife would not give him the money to watch a video seeks his revenge by destroying the village's standpipe -- their only source of water and his wife's responsibility
Massassani a fela kwhatini : o homem bom morre longe de casa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A documentary on Dr. René Gagnaux, a Swidish doctor assassinated in Mozambique on 2 May 1990
O grande bazar = The great bazaar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two boys with different experiences and goals meet up in a sprawling African market. One is looking for a job, to get back what was stolen from him and return home. The other will do anything to avoid having to go back with his family. They become friends and together they reinvent the world.ill do anything to avoid having to go back with his family. They become friends and together they reinvent the world
Ferro em brasa ( Visual )
in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A distinguished journalist and photographer of his native Mozambique, Ricardo Rangel is especially well-known as an anti-colonial activist of the 1940s and 1950s. In his photographs he has tirelessly documented the humiliating treatment of his countrymen at the hands of their Portuguese colonial masters and thus created a veritable archive of Mozambique's history
Frontier of love and hate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"In 2008 a wave of violence unexpectedly broke out in South Africa, a country that hosts a large number of migrants from neighbouring countries. About 50 people were killed, including Mozambicans and even South Africans. Thousands were injured. About 4,000 had their homes burnt down. They lost their possessions, and were forced to flee with nothing"--Container
 
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Languages
Portuguese (14)
English (9)
Ndebele (4)
Shona (1)
Bantu (1)