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Of Lives Uprooted

1988 9 min
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This short film illustrates the impact of the civil war in El Salvador and Guatemala through the words and drawings of children who have known conflict or refugee camps. The film was adapted from an exhibition entitled Disrupted Lives, organized by Linda Dale and sponsored by INTER-PARES and CUSO.

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This short film illustrates the impact of the civil war in El Salvador and Guatemala through the words and drawings of children who have known conflict or refugee camps. The film was adapted from an exhibition entitled Disrupted Lives, organized by Linda Dale and sponsored by INTER-PARES and CUSO.
  • director
    Pierre Marier
  • script
    Pierre Marier
  • editing
    Pierre Marier
  • producer
    Robert Forget
  • animation camera
    Jacques Avoine
    Raymond Dumas
    Pierre Landry
  • sound
    Catherine Van Der Donckt
  • re-recording
    Hans Peter Strobl
  • narrator
    Rosa Margarita Anaya
    Almy Eugenia Roldan
    Carlos Ernesto Vasquez
    José Raul Vasquez
  • music
    Normand Roger

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