The Ashes Remain Warm

Premiere
NATIONAL
Country
Cape Verde/Portugal/Germany
Year
2016
Duration
20 min.

Film Story

The villages of Chã das Caldeiras lie inside the crater of the volcano Pico do Fogo in Cabo Verde. After losing everything they own on the last eruption, its inhabitants are forced to reconstruct their lives, but can they live apart from their volcano? A subjective visual tale on real loss, a symbiotic relationship and the possibility of the eternal return.

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