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Displaced by condo developments and struggling to make ends meet, an imaginative young Ethiopian boy processes his isolation and displacement by creating an alternate identity as a ferocious lion (anbessa). A testament to resiliency that pushes the boundaries of standard nonfiction form, Anbessa gently probes the young boy's interior world, through sweeping camera work and quiet moments filled with light.

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  • Runtime
    86 minutes
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  • Note
    English subtitles
  • Director
    Mo Scarpelli