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Hollow City
Hollow City
Actors: João Roldan, Domingos Fernandes Fonseca, Júlia Botelho, Ana Bustorff, Raúl Rosário
Director: Maria João Ganga
Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
UR     2006     1hr 28min

One of the few films to have been made in Angola since it was torn apart by civil war, HOLLOW CITY is an eye-opening drama set in Luanda, the capital of Angola, in the aftermath of the thirty-year war. Following a massacre...  more »

     
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Actors: João Roldan, Domingos Fernandes Fonseca, Júlia Botelho, Ana Bustorff, Raúl Rosário
Director: Maria João Ganga
Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Drama
Studio: First Run Features
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Closed-captioned,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 06/20/2006
Original Release Date: 01/01/2004
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2004
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 1hr 28min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Languages: Portuguese
Subtitles: English

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Member Movie Reviews

JoAnn B. from PAWTUCKET, RI
Reviewed on 8/5/2011...
This film gives you a glimpse into Angola from the perspective of a lost child. It is what it is: good and bad things happen.

Movie Reviews

Great for fans of foreign cinema
Richard C. Jones | 06/28/2007
(4 out of 5 stars)

"I initially ordered this film to add to my already 300+ DVD collection.

I had the opportunity to introduce this film to an audience at Morehouse College last semester, where it was warmly received.

The ending was totally unexpected and viewers will certainly converse as to why it ended the way it did! The age-old question of nature vs. nurture will be asked and debated for hours after the last frame..."