Mississe

Director: António Forjaz
Country: Mozambique
Year: 1995
Running Time: 48 min.
Language: Portuguese

A small village in Mozambique becomes the stage for this tale of love and black magic. Cesariano, a young soldier, promises his ailing father that he will return to his native village, Xaixai, and marry the daughter of his father’s best friend. Despite his sense of duty, his plans are altered when he meets the beautiful and mysterious Mississe in an encounter that changes his life.