Taking statues that are stored today at the Cacheu fortress, one of the first establishments for the slave trade in Guinea Bissau, César’s single-shot 16mm film traces historical moments when these represented symbolic conflicts, pointedly invoking Chris Marker, Alexander Kluge and Alain Renais.


Filmmaker
Filipa César
Premiere
International premiere
Country
Portugal, Guinea-Bissau
Year
2012
Medium
DCP
Length
10’
Language
English
Producer
Filipa César
Sales
Filipa César
Writer
Filipa César