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Set in northern Mozambique in the 1980s, a train under military guard must transport its passengers and goods 500 miles through guerrilla-held territory during the Mozambican civil war. As rivalries form between the soldiers and friendships between the passengers, violence looms both on board and from the rapacious rebels. With the threat of battle pending, romance blossoms against the stunning backdrop of the African countryside.
Subjects: Africana and African Studies, Peace/Conflict Studies/Migration Studies/Modern Languages (Portugese)
Institutional Licensing Options
DVD with PPR: $349
DVD without PPR: $149
Digital Site License: $599
Digital Site License + Public Performance Rights: $799
Bookings and Community Screenings: please contact us.
Additional Film Info:
Distributor: Juno Films
Director: Licinio Azevedo
Run time: 90 minutes
Genre: Narrative Drama
Language: Portugese with English subtitles