In Development

We, People of the Islands

Documentary-Cape Verde / Mozambique-90'

In 1965, in a secret operation, a group of 31 young Cape Verdeans, including a woman, embarked for Cuba, in order to receive military training to free the country from the clutches of colonialism. A history of ideals, convictions, utopias, and betrayals. The portrait of a youth who launched into a utopian and almost impossible adventure, guided by the dream of the liberation of their country, believing in another future was possible. 



Labs, Markets and Funds

MiradasDoc Market - 2020
Diaspora Conecta Lab – 2020
HotDocs Blue Ice Fund


DIRECTION: Elson Santos and Lara Sousa
PRODUCTIONLara Sousa and Elson Santos

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