Letters from Ethiopia

KeEthiopia Yetelake

Hiwot Admasu Getaneh, Henok Legesse

Hiwot Amasu, unelected spokeswoman of the Ethiopian independent film movement, dreams of a future for Ethiopian film. A nascent film culture. She visits places that are important for filmmakers, such as the African Jazz Village of the legendary Mullatu Astateke, and talks to them about the future. Commissioned by IFFR.

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Filmmaker
Hiwot Admasu Getaneh, Henok Legesse
Premiere
World premiere
Country
Ethiopia, Netherlands
Year
2016
Medium
DCP
Length
12’
Language
Amharic
Producer
Gertjan Zuilhof
Sales
International Film Festival Rotterdam
Writer
Hiwot Admasu Getaneh
Cinematography
Habtamu Setegn
Editor
Henok Legesse
Sound Design
Henok Legesse