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This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection (2019) (Criterion Collection)

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With a poet’s eye for place, light, and the spiritual dimensions of everyday existence, Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese crafts a meditation on the concept of homeland and a transcendent elegy for what is lost in the name of progress. Grieving and alone following the deaths of her husband and children, elderly Mantoa (Mary Twala Mhlongo, in a soul-shaking end-of-life performance) prepares for her own death and to be buried alongside her ancestors. When plans for a new dam near her village in the landlocked kingdom of Lesotho threaten to literally wash away all she holds dear, Mantoa takes a last stand, mobilizing her neighbors to fight for their land and their way of life. The experience of watching Mosese’s visionary, much-lauded This Is Not a Burial, It’s a Resurrection is as timeless and elemental as the land itself.

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Director Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese
Actor Mary Twala Mhlongo, Jerry Mofokeng, Makhaola Ndebele
Label Criterion Collection
 
Genre Drama
Content DVD
Publication date 24.01.2023
Edition Criterion Collection
Audio English
Screen 16/9
Year of production 2019
Original title This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection
Version US Version
Region code 1
 

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