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Five children in Swaziland dive into their imaginations to create an original African tale about a girl on a dangerous quest.

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Aaron Kopp, Amanda Kopp
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A Swazi girl embarks on a dangerous quest to rescue her young twin brothers. This animated African tale is born in the imaginations of five orphaned children in Swaziland who collaborate to tell a story of perseverance drawn from their darkest memories and brightest dreams. Their fictional character's journey is interwoven with poetic and observational documentary scenes to create a genre-defying celebration of collective storytelling.

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Swaziland | Qatar | USA

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English

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10 October 2018 (USA) See more »

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Swaziland

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Impressive
6 September 2018 | by maryameyer-59281See all my reviews

The combination of animation with real people as actors is powerful and effective. I was lucky to have experienced this transporting work of art during the Miami Film Festival--rich, rich, rich, in so many ways. A mind-bending combination of talents at work here. Cutting-edge without trying to be; the whole production feels defined by a palpable honesty. Impressive.


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