Complete Film/release print
A film about the artists and artisans of Mozambique,including jewelry makers, musicians, drummers, sculptors,basket-makers, weavers, leather workers, and painters. There are two live dance performances.
Likely this was made during the colonial period which ended in 1964
End credits: Instituto do Trabalho de Mocambique, Baja Filmes
April 7, 2021 Subject:
This Documentary was filmed in Mozambique in 1973 by BEJA FILMES from LOURENCO MARQUES, the Capital City of Mozambique (now MAPUTO). The filming was done from the North of Mozambique to the south. The Silver works where filmed on the Island of IBO and the Island of MOZAMBIQUE.. Woodcarvings from the MACONDE TRIBE in the north to the CHJANGANE TRIBE in the south. The BUSHMAN ROCKPAINTINGS we discovered in the VUMBA MOUNTAINS IN THE CHIMOIO DISTRICT. Due to Mozambiques Independence, Beja Filmes closed.