The Mourning of the Sea

  • 7'
  • Netherlands
  • 2016
This film was shot at Cidade Velha in Cape Verde, Europe’s first colonial settlement for the slave trade. It echoes the deep sadness of the past. Repeating the poem Um r’bêra pa mar by Ovídio Martins (1928-1999), it lingers between what is remembered and what remains of memory. (Argos)
Director
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Premiere
International premiere
Country of production
Netherlands
Production Year
2016
Festival Edition
IFFR 2017
Length
7'
Medium
File
Language
Portuguese
Producer
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Sales
Argos Centre for Art and Media
Screenplay
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Cinematography
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Editor
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Production Design
Miguel Peres Dos Santos
Sound Design
Miguel Peres Dos Santos