Mosquito (2020) | 2h 5 min | War drama | Portugal, France, Brazil, Mozambique
dir.: João Nuno Pinto
Cast: João Nunes Monteiro, Sebastian Jehkul, Filipe Duarte, Josefina Massango
War drama – Portugal, France, Brazil, Mozambique – 2020 – 2h 5 min
Synopsis: Dreaming of great adventures and of standing up for his homeland, a young Portuguese man enlists in the army during World War I and is sent to the front line in Mozambique, Africa. Left behind by his platoon, he sets out on a grueling trek across the mystic Makua native land, walking for over a thousand kilometers, in search of his dream.
Awards: Nominated at Rotterdam IFF and at Luxembourg City FF and São Paolo FF (2020); presented at Hainan FF, Geneva FF, and Gröningen FF (2020).