Adwa

TitleAdwa
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsGerima, Haile
Running Time97 min
Date Released1999
DistributorMypheduh Films, Inc.
CountryEthiopia, Italy, United States
Publication Languageeng, amh
Abstract

The Battle of Adwa and Ethiopia's independence in the era of European colonization still inspires the nation's peoples today. This documentary interviews historians, elders, priests, poets, and singers to show how that battle shaped Ethiopian identity and inspired dreams of African liberation.

Credits

Negod Gwad Production In Co-Production with ZDF/ARTE

Produced, Directed, and Edited by Haile Gerima

Production manager, Solomon Bekele

director of cinematography, Agustin Cubano

sound, Albert Bailey

Genre

Drama, War

Original PublicationAdawa
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