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PRETU FUNGULI

Directors: Costa Valente, Monica Musoni
Scriptwriter Monica Musoni
Cameramen: Antonio Osario, A. Valente, Aminata Embalo
Editors: Alex Cepile, Monica Musoni
Composers: Mu Mbana, Alex Cepile, Zemaria
Producer Antonio Valente
Production company Filmografo
55 min., 2018, Portugal-Guinea-Bissau-Belgium

Pretu Funguli is a creole expression that is used in a discriminatory manner. This term has been revived by the Guinean visual artist, Nú Barreto, who transformed it into a visual concept. With a large production and international projection, the film follows the artist through Brazil, Guinea-Bissau, Macao and Paris, where he lives and works. we are invited to dive into Nu Barreto’s life and work, in order to understand his creative process and the conflicts in which the artist, who is from one of the poorest countries in the world, lives.