Monologues with History

Sol de Carvalho reflects on the history of Mozambique through the clash between a dead parent and a mourning son.

Mabata Bata

Azarias is a young orphan shepherd, keeper of a herd of oxen, where the ox Mabata Bata stands out. One day, the ox steps into a mine – the result of the civil war in the country – and explodes.