“Make your demands!” Indefatigably, Mbaye transports goods in his rickety Peugeot from Portugal to Senegal and back, fulfilling wishes and giving advice along the way on how to treat damaged knees. His only companion on the exhausting 4000 km journey, and his direct link to his relatives, friends and acquaintances, is his smartphone. Anja Klauck
We present the German premiere of the film.
Camera: Pedro Figueiredo Neto. Sound: Ricardo Falcão. Editing: Francisco Moreira. Music: Mattia Bonafini, Filipe Palha. Production: C.R.I.M.. Producer: Joana Ferreira & Isabel Machado. Length: 84 min.
No youth rating
Pedro Figueiredo Neto
Figueiredo Neto works as a filmmaker, anthropologist and architect. Among other topics, his work deals with boundaries, forced displacement as well as social and spatial segregation.
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WITHERING REFUGE, ZM/PT 2020, 17 min.
CURUPIRA, BR/PT 2016, 12 min.
Ricardo Falcão is a filmmaker and anthropologist. Since 2007, his works have foregrounded themes from his long-term ethnographic studies in Senegal.
WAALO WAALO, PT 2009, 69 min.
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