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Pushing the Elephant [videorecording]

Arts Engine presents a Big Mouth film ; produced by Katy Chevigny & Angela Tucker ; directed & produced by Beth Davenport, Elizabeth Mandel ; [a co-production of Arts Engine, the National Black Programming Consortium and the Independent Television Service]
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
"Pushing the Elephant tells the extraordinary story of a mother and daughter reunited after a decade separated by civil war. In the late 1990s, Rose Mapendo lost everything to the violence that engulfed the Democratic Republic of Congo. She emerged from the suffering advocating peace and reconciliation. But after helping numerous victims to rebuild their lives, there is one person Rose must still teach to forgive - her daughter Nangabire."--IMDb.com.
Director
Beth Davenport; Elizabeth Mandel
Performers
Interviewee, Rose Mapendo.
Release Date
2010
Run Time
83 min.
Language
In English and Kinyamulenge and Swahili with English subtitles
Notes
"The film was supported by the Sundance Institute Documentary Program."
Credits
Camera: Beth Davenport ... [et al.] ; editor, Mona Davis ; music, Barnaby Mcall.
Published
New York : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [2010]
Description
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0.
Technical Details
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