Mud Road

Direction
Year
2019
Country
  • Ethiopia
  • Italy
Runtime
11min
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Subtitles

A three-hundred-kilometer unmaintained dirt road is the only way to reach the nearest hospital from a remote African village. Through naturalistic observational camerawork, the film captures the journey of an ambulance driver in southern Ethiopia struggling to overcome all possible obstacles in order to safely deliver a laboring woman to the doctors.

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Details

  • Original Title
    Mud Road
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Francesco De Giorgi
  • Editing
    Giovanni Iavarone
  • Sound
    Tommaso Barbaro
  • Runtime
    11 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    2019
  • Country
    • Ethiopia
    • Italy
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • Ji.hlava IDFF 2019
    • Asti Film Festival
    • FIPADOC
    • DOCFeed Eindhoven
    • ONE Country ONE Film
    • DOKer - Moscow International Documentary Film Festival
    • FaitoDoc
    • Festival Internacional de Cine por los Derechos Humanos - Sucre

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