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ABC Africa

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Documentary
Release Date:May 3, 2002
Running time:84 minutes
Cast:Abbas Kiarostami, Seifollah Samadian
Director:Abbas Kiarostami
Producer:Abbas Kiarostami
Distributor:New Yorker Films

Description: Uganda, March 2000. At the request of the UN's International Fund for Agricultural Development, Abbas Kiarostami and his assistant, Seifollah Samadian, arrive in Kampala. For ten days, their DV camera captures and caresses the faces of a thousand children, all orphans, whose parents have died of AIDS. It records tears and laughter, music and silence, life and death. It attests to Africa's sunny resilience to so much suffering and disease.

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