Flora Gomes (By Kris Haamer)

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  • 1. the only manwho makes filmsin Guinea-Bissau By Kris Haamer Flora Gomes

2. Guinea-Bissau is a countryin the bottom 5of thepoorest nations of the world Flora Gomes 3. Gomes is making a strong statement Filmmaking is hard enough; making films in Africaonly for the completely mad Flora Gomes 4. Film 1: Udju Azul di Yonta Cannes select. A wardsinMilan ,Cardago ,Ouagadougou , Zarautz, Wurzburg 1992 5. Vibrant Commercial Society.Television ,shopping, fashion,nightclubs Flora Gomes: 1 - Udju Azul di Yonta 6. Broken Ideals.R evolutionaryG eneratio n: is that the country we wanted? Flora Gomes: 1 - Udju Azul di Yonta 7. Idealistsmisslove, andlife sopportunities Flora Gomes: 1 - Udju Azul di Yonta 8. Flora Gomes: 1 - Udju Azul di Yonta But thechildren keep dancing Rejuvenation? 9. Film 2: Po di Sangui Selection of Cannes . A wards in Cartago, South Africa,and Creteil 1996 Flora Gomes 10. This is the village ofAmanha Lundju Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 11. Turmoil.City - People cut down trees Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 12. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 13. Dou.Finds his twin brother dead Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 14. And the wife alone.Brothers Saly Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 15. Calacalado .Mandates a quest of initiation Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 16. Evicted Forest.People on the road of exile Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 17. Desert Contact.Another tribe = sex Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 18. Saly Gives Birth.Return home to roots Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 19. A Child PaintstheF uture .Rejuvenation Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui Rejuvenation. 20. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui CommunityS pace .Village life background 21. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui PersonalS pace .E xpressiveCUfaces 22. Characters . R epresent(entire)ethnicity Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui 23. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui Camera . Overhead god-view shots 24. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui Camera . Fluid steadycam. Independent 25. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui T ension .Delaybeforeplot point 26. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui V is.-C ue .CU asks a question 27. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui Vis.-Answer.Plot point,next scene 28. Flora Gomes: 2 - Po di Sangui S nd.-C ue .Woman cries. Cam. finds her 29. WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT GUINEA-BISSAU? POVERTY,SICKNESS , CIVILWAR,DESTRUCTION & WESTERN AID. Flora Gomes 30. While These Things Exist,There is an Africa of Incredible Beauty Flora Gomes 31. Film 3: Nha Fala Awards inOuagadougou , Coimbra,Montreal, Amiens,and Venice 2002 32. Society in Change . Where to put A. Cabral? Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala 33. Vita is cursed.Cant sing orshe dies Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala 34. Leaves for Europe.Finds a boyfriend Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala 35. Finds a voice . Becomes a famous singer Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala 36. Returns homewith boyfriend to die Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala 37. And be reborn Flora Gomes: 3 - Nha Fala Rejuvenation! 38. Directs & CowritesRebirth. Rejuvenation. Hope in Children Flora Gomes: 39. Flora Gomes: Dir. Style.Warmth. Firmness.Clarity. 40. Language.Feat.Kriolu 4 of 7 films Flora Gomes: 41. Travel.Moral Change. New Beg. Initiation. Flora Gomes: 42. Flora Gomes: Question.Change in African societies? 43. Flora Gomes: Confrontation.Tradit. Africans vs.modernity 44. Flora Gomes: C leanB reakw/ History . C onsequences 45. Flora Gomes: Portuguese scholars : Gomesmakes EthnofictionorDocufiction in thetraditionofseminal documentariansFlaherty ,Rouch ,Oliveira 46. Flora Gomes THANK YOU