Original Title: Amílcar Cabral
Guinea-Bissau/Portugal, 2001
Colour and B/W 60'   African Documentary

Amílcar Cabral was born in Guinea Bissau in 1924 and assassinated in Conakry in 1973. He was the leader of the Liberation Movement of Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau and founded the African Party for the Independence of Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC). He is regarded as an icon of African history.
This documentary depicts the revolutionary giant from Cape Verde in several dimensions: as a man, as a father, as a politician, as a humanist and as a poet.

Language: Portuguese

Director: Ana Ramos Lisboa

Production Company: Paulo de Sousa

7th Festival de Cine Africano - Tarifa;
África Vive 2010 Vitoria y Bilbao

Versions: French, English, Spanish subtitles

Availability: Please contact TRIGON FILM - Walter Ruggle [info@trigon-film.org] - www.trigon-film.org

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