A preview of the new documentary film by Francisca Prudence Uriri about Zimbabwean exiles who have been forced to flee their homeland because of economic hardship and political violence.
It follows the lives of several characters struggling to survive in the shadows and on the edges of South African society.
The film gives voice to their fears, hopes and dreams and ultimately reveals whether they will be able to return home to Zimbabwe to rebuild their lives and their shattered country.
Directed by Francisca Prudence Uriri
Produced by Bob Coen & Elisabeth O. Sjaastad
Camera: Bob Coen & Michele Mathison
Editor: Tichafa Tongogara
Production Assistants: Simbarashe Maziveyi & Claire Dongo
Music by Moby
This film is made possible through the generous support of:
Norwegian Film Institute
Freedom of Expression Foundation
East Norwegian Film Center
Municipality of Lillehammer
Shahrazad: Stories for Life Project - an offshoot of the International Cities of Refuge Network (ICORN).
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