Griot Films

The Griot Films operates in the brazilian and angolan audiovisual market. It has produced two documentaries “Hereros Angola” and “Learning how to read to teach my fellows”, in partnership with Maianga Films, that was show at festivals in worldwide. Currently, produces the TV show “Connections” aired across Africa through the Globo International.

Main Activities: Production,

Content Genres:

Content Broadcasted In: Globo International

João Guerra

joao@griotfilmes.com

Fayga Moreira

contatogriotfilmes@gmail.com

+55 (71)9969-0031

Hereros Angola

Format: 100 min

Project status: Early Development

Looking for:Distribution /

Synopsis: Hereros Angola is a documentary film on the ethnic group of the same name that live in the southwestern region of Angola, Africa. The Hereros maintain oral traditions that are passed from parents to children. The film shows the living knowledge of this nomadic group.

To be completed in: 2013

Teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-IKZe2NC24

Learning how to read to teach my fellows

Format: 84 min

Project status: Early Development

Looking for:Distribution /

Synopsis: The film accompanies two Angolan musicians who travel to Bahia, Brazil, on a journey in search of vestiges of lost ancient roots. This musical documentary addresses an African inheritance out of Africa, which is found thanks to music.

To be completed in: 2013

Teaser: https://vimeo.com/77875112