Motherland (2010 film)

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Motherland
Motherland-owenshahadah.jpg
Directed by Owen 'Alik Shahadah
Produced by
  • Betelihem Zelealem
Written by Owen 'Alik Shahadah
Starring
Music by
Distributed by Halaqah Media Distribution Co.
Release date
  • February 11, 2010 (2010-02-11)
Running time
118 minutes
Country United States
Language
  • English
  • Amharic
  • Zulu
  • Arabic
  • Akan
  • Hausa
Budget $2.5 million

Motherland (እናት ሀገር ˀənatə hägär) is a 2010 independent documentary film directed and written by Owen 'Alik Shahadah.[1] Motherland is the sequel to the 2005 documentary 500 Years Later.

Synopsis[edit]

Motherland is a documentary about the African continent from Ancient Egypt to the present. It is an overview of African history and contemporary issues but with the African people at the centre of the story.

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Cast[edit]

The cast features key figures from the African political world.

5.1 surround[edit]

Motherland is mixed in 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround.[6]

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