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This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection

Summary Mantoa (Mary Twala Mhlongo), an 80-year-old woman, has lived in a small Lesotho village for her entire life. While preparing for her own death, she receives word of an accident that has killed her only son, leaving her entirely alone, with only the respect of her community, the traditions of her ancestors, and the courage of her convict...

This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
91
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 12 User Ratings
6.6
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Summary Mantoa (Mary Twala Mhlongo), an 80-year-old woman, has lived in a small Lesotho village for her entire life. While preparing for her own death, she receives word of an accident that has killed her only son, leaving her entirely alone, with only the respect of her community, the traditions of her ancestors, and the courage of her convict...

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Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
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Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
91
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0% Mixed
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Generally Favorable Based on 12 User Ratings
6.6
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8% Mixed
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Generally Favorable Based on 12 User Ratings
6.6
67% Positive
8 Ratings
8% Mixed
1 Rating
25% Negative
3 Ratings

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Production Company Urucu Media, Biennale College - Cinema, Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali (MiBAC), MEDIA Programme of the European Union, Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), Torino Film Lab
Release Date Apr 2, 2021
Duration 2 h
Rating Not Rated
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African Movie Academy Awards
• 4 Wins & 6 Nominations
Carthage Film Festival
• 4 Wins & 5 Nominations
Durban International Film Festival
• 3 Wins & 4 Nominations