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Children of the Mountain

Children of the Mountain

Section: Long Narrative

Country: Ghana

Production Year: 2016

Runtime: 90 MIN

Directed by: Priscilla Anany

Written by: Priscilla Anany

Cinematography by: Eli Wallace-Johansson

Edited by: Elizabeth Lee

Cast: Rukiyat Masud, Adjetey Anang, Agbeko Mortty

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Synopsis: After a dubious affair with a neighbor’s spouse, Essuman becomes pregnant. After a difficult delivery, Nuku is born then further diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Essuman is determined to find healing for her son, leading her to going from hospital to hospital, dubious medicine men and pastors who all take advantage of her.