Cast & Crew
Set in the forest village of Amanha Lundju in Guinea Bissau, a magical tale of ritual and folklore surrounding one community's tradition which requires that each villager's birth is celebrated by the planting of a tree that grows and flourishes alongside its human counterpart.
Shown at "4th New York African Film Festival" (Walter Reade) in New York City April 15-24, 1998.
Shown at Cannes Film Festival (in competition) May 9-20, 1996.
Shown at Montreal World Film Festival August 22 - September 2, 1996.
Shown in New York City (Walter Reade) as part of series "Spotlight on African Filmmakers" May 1-4, 1999.